Treasures from the Psalms: 100 Meditations from the Devotional Treasury of the Ages
Psalms is not only the best-loved and most-quotedbook of the Bible but also the repositoryof history's most touching and profound ... Show synopsis Psalms is not only the best-loved and most-quotedbook of the Bible but also the repositoryof history's most touching and profound devotionalliterature. "Treasures from the Psalms aidsreaders in a fresh discovery of Psalms as a modernresource for inspiration, worship, praise, andprayer. This wise, user-friendly book presents devotionalmeditations on forty-five of the most meaningfuland inspiring psalms. Henry Gariepy'scommentary is designed to both penetrate andpersonalize these ancient poems. Each shortmeditation opens with a verse from the selectedpsalm, provides insight into the meaning of thetext, applies its message to the Christian life, andculminates with a sentence prayer. The Bible, as a whole, is God's word tohumanity. The psalms are unique in that theyalso echo human words to God. Gariepy showsreaders the hope and guidance to be taken fromthis double truth, taking special care to illustratethe use of the psalms for addressing the spiritualissues and needs of life today. Several pages oflearned information about psalms literaturecomplete the book. Perfect for devotional reading, for personalor group study, or for gift giving, this volumewill not fail to enrich the souls of readerseverywhere.