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In this thoroughly revised edition of a classic in spirituality Walter Brueggemann guides the reader into a thoughtful and moving encounter with the Psalms This new edition includes a revised text new notes and new bibliography The movement and meeting of God with us is indeed a speech event in which new humanness is evoked among us Being attentive to language means cultivating the candid imagination to bring our own experience to the Psalms and permitting it to be disciplined by the speech of the Psalms And conversely it means letting the Psalms address us and having that language reshape our sensitivities and fill our minds with new pictures and images that may redirect our lives from Chapter 3In this thoroughly revised edition of a classic in spirituality Walter Brueggemann guides the reader into a thoughtful and moving encounter with the Psalms This new edition includes a revised text new notes and new bibliography The movement and meeting of God with us is indeed a speech event in which new humanness is evoked among us Being attentive to language means cultivating the candid imagination to bring our own experience to the Psalms and permitting it to be disciplined by the speech of the Psalms And conversely it means letting the Psalms address us and having that language reshape our sensitivities and fill our minds with new pictures and images that may redirect our lives from Chapter 3In this thoroughly revised edition of a classic in spirituality Walter Brueggemann guides the reader into a thoughtful and moving encounter with the Psalms This new edition includes a revised text new notes and new bibliography The movement and meeting of God with us is indeed a speech event in which new humanness is evoked among us Being attentive to language means cultivating the candid imagination to bring our own experience to the Psalms and permitting it to be disciplined by the speech of the Psalms And conversely it means letting the Psalms address us and having that language reshape our sensitivities and fill our minds with new pictures and images that may redirect our lives from Chapter 3


5 thoughts on “Praying the Psalms, Second Edition: Engaging Scripture and the Life of the Spirit

  1. says:

    This is a wonderfully insightful and exciting book on the Psalms it has helped me to a better understanding of the Psalms and is usefully informing my prayer life It is my intention to read from this author he definitely has something very special to communicate


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    good


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    wonderful


  4. says:

    Brueggemann at his best Brilliant engagement with prayers of vengeance and the relevance and necessity for today 70 pages of great value


  5. says:

    excellent