ESV Study Bible – Intro to Psalms
We invite you to download the latest sample from the ESV Study Bible: the Introduction to the Psalms, along with the notes for Psalm 1. This pre-release PDF provides you a glimpse of what the ESV Study Bible is designed to deliver?namely, tools and information to help you understand God?s Word more deeply.
In this pre-release PDF you?ll find the following sections related to the Psalter:
* Authorship, Occasion, and Date
* Key Themes
* History of Salvation Summary
* Musical Terms
* Curses in the Psalms
* The Psalms as Scripture
* Literary Features
Three charts are also included, helping you to see (1) how certain Psalms relate to the historical narrative of 1?2 Samuel; (2) some of the literary features of the Psalter; and (3) how each of the five ?books? of the Psalms fit together.
Our hope is that resources like this will provide you with a concise and informative overview of the Psalms (the hymnbook for God?s people at worship), enabling you to understand God?s Word in a deeper way.
You can learn more about the ESV Study Bible and get a pre-order discount at www.ESVStudyBible.org. REMINDER: the 30% pre-order discount ends this Tuesday, July 15th.