Psalms for Preaching and Worship

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Psalms for Preaching and Worship

A Lectionary Commentary

By Roger E. Van Harn (Editor); Brent A. Strawn (Editor); Walter Brueggemann (Foreword by)

William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, Paperback, 9780802863218, 552pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2009

"A key addition to the critically acclaimed three-volume"Lectionary Commentary.
This rich volume stimulates and provides resources for"preaching from"and"worshiping with"the responsorial Psalms in the Revised Common Lectionary. More than one hundred exegetical essays on these Psalms along with a bevy of creative liturgical suggestions will inspire pastors and worship leaders alike.
Contributors: Nancy R. Bowen, William P. Brown, Walter Brueggemann, Nancy L. deClaiss -Walford, Jennifer Green, Karl Jacobson, Rolf Jacobson, Melody D. Knowles, Eunny P. Lee, Joel M. LeMon, James Limburg, J. Clinton McCann, James K. Mead, Carol Antablin Miles, Luke A. Powery, Stephen Breck Reid, Sandra Richter, Cynthia L. Rigby, Kathryn Roberts, Brent A. Strawn, Beth LaNeel Tanner, Roger E. Van Harn, Raymond C. Van Leeuwen, J. Ross Wagner, Gerald Wilson, John Witvliet, Christine Roy Yoder.

About the Author
Van Harn is retired from the pastorate at Grace Christian Reformed Church in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Brent A. Strawn is associate professor of Old Testament / Hebrew Bible at Candler School of Theology, Emory University, and author of What Is Stronger Than a Lion? Leonine Image and Metaphor in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East.

Walter Brueggemann is Professor Emeritus at Columbia Theological Seminary. He is an ordained minister in the United Church of Christ and was a past president of the Society of Biblical Literature. His most recent books include Disruptive Grace: Reflections on God, Scripture, and the Church and Journey to the Common Good.