Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 February 2014

368 Pages | 38 color plates, 5 b/w in-text images

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199652419

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A Journey of Two Psalms

The Reception of Psalms 1 and 2 in Jewish and Christian Tradition

Susan Gillingham

  • Beautifully illustrated with color illustrations and musical examples to bring the discussion to life
  • Clearly charts the history of interpretation for these two well-known psalms, used repeatedly in the context of Jewish and Christian worship throughout the centuries
  • Brings the discussion of the use of these psalms right up to the present day
  • Demonstrates the potential of studies in reception history for healing divisions between Judaism and Christianity