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Psalms for praying : an invitation to wholeness

Author: Nan C Merrill
Publisher: New York : Continuum, ©1996
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is Nan Merrill's rewriting of the Psalms in a contemporary idiom, downplaying the Hebrew emphasis on competition and struggle and emphasizing their elements of peace, harmony, and healing.

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Genre/Form: Prayers and devotions
Prayers
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nan C Merrill
ISBN: 0826410456 9780826410450
OCLC Number: 72071636
Description: viii, 311 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Invitation to wholeness
Responsibility: nan C. Merrill.

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"Merrill allows the Psalms to be something new, fresh, contemporary, and yet still themselves."-Walter Wink "The very liveliness of the Psalms causes us to want to say them in our own language. Nan Read more...

 
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