The first volume of Kraus's magesterial commentary on the Psalms is here made avaliable to English speaking readers. For each psalm the reader will find: bibliography, fresh translation of the Hebrew text, linguistic notes, dis cussion of the form of the passage and its origin, and a verse by verse commentary followed by a statement regarding the theological thrust of the passage. In addition,there is an extensive introduction that deals with the text tradition, titles, poetic form, liturgical functions, and historical allusions of the Psalms.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 560 Vendor: Fortress Press Publication Date: 1987 Dimensions: 7 X 9 1/2 X 1 1/2 (inches)
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