Psalms of the Jewish Liturgy: A Guide to Their Beauty, Power & Meaning

Posted on: Friday August 10, 2012

psalmsglazerMiriyam Glazer 
ISBN 0-916219-31-3
Pages: 260 

In this study of the psalms of the Jewish liturgy, Rabbi Miriyam Glazer brings these well-known psalms alive. She focuses on each psalm's pathos, power, richness of imagery, and spiritual beauty. This work concentrates on the psalm-as-prayer, showing how lines are connected with one another and how each psalm can take its reader on an inner journey. The author also explains the role each psalm plays in its liturgical setting. This volume is essential for anyone seeking to understand Jewish prayer, and the liturgical role of the psalms.

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