The Psalms and the life of faith / Walter Brueggemann ; edited by Patrick D. Miller.
By: Brueggemann, Walter.
Contributor(s): Miller, Patrick D.Publisher: Minneapolis : Fortress Press, c1995Description: xviii, 292 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0800627334.Subject(s): Bible. O.T. Psalms -- Criticism, interpretation, etcDDC classification: 223.206 BRU
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Introduction / Patrick D. Miller -- 1. Psalms and the Life of Faith: A Suggested Typology of Function -- 2. The Psalms as Prayer -- 3. From Hurt to Joy, from Death to Life -- 4. The Formfulness of Grief -- 5. The Costly Loss of Lament -- 6. Praise and the Psalms: A Politics of Glad Abandonment -- 7. Prayer as an Act of Daring Dance: Four Biblical Examples -- 8. Covenanting as Human Vocation: The Relation of the Bible and Pastoral Care -- 9. "Impossibility" and Epistemology in the Faith Tradition of Abraham and Sarah (Genesis 18:1-15) -- 10. Bounded by Obedience and Praise: The Psalms as Canon -- 11. Psalms 9-10: A Counter to Conventional Social Reality -- 12. Psalm 37: Conflict of Interpretation -- 13. Psalm 77: The Turn from Self to God -- 14. Psalm 109: Steadfast Love as Social Solidarity.