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Book Launch with James M. Houston & Bruce K. Waltke

Friday, Nov 15, 2019 at 7:30PM - 9:30 PM

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Join us for the launch of The Psalms as Christian Praise: A Historical Commentary, authored by renowned scholars Bruce K. Waltke and James M. Houston.

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Following in the style of their companion volumes, The Psalms as Christian Worship and The Psalms as Christian Lament, Bruce Waltke and James Houston now explore the depths of Christian praise. Each volume uniquely blends verse-by-verse commentary with a history of Psalms interpretation in the church from the time of the apostles to the present.

Since praise is the essence of the book of Psalms, Waltke and Houston have narrowed the focus to Book IV of the Psalter (Psalms 90-106), which magnify God and proclaim him king. To give voice to the psalmist, the authors (carefully) translate and explain each psalm and summarize its theological message. This is followed by listening to the voice of godly churchmen whose comments have stood the test of time. The Psalms as Christian Praise is ideal for anyone seeking to better understand the praise of Israel as found in the Psalms and how Christians also use these Psalms in worship.

Learn more about the book here.

Location
Regent College Chapel

Parking
Paid parking available at Regent College and UBC.


Speaking at this Event

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James Houston

Board of Governors' Professor, Spiritual Theology (Regent College)

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Bruce Waltke

Professor Emeritus, Old Testament Studies (Regent College)


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