Psalms

Book of Psalms

13 April, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

POSTED 14 NOVEMBER, 2016 reproduced from A Survey of the Tanach for the Practical Messianic Approximate date: 1400s B.C.E. to 500s (Right, conservative-moderate; Left) Time period: varied throughout the history of Ancient Israel Author: various authors (Right, conservative-moderate, Left) Location of author: varied locations due to varied authorship Target audience and their location: people of Israel, later people of Judah and Southern Kingdom exiles (Right, conservative-moderate, Left) Theological Summary: Psalms is the longest book in the Bible, and is frequently one of the most examined. Psalms differs substantially from any other book of Scripture, as some modern theologians have described […]

Christology

Psalm 110

22 February, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

This entry has been reproduced from the forthcoming book Salvation on the Line: The Nature of Yeshua and His Divinity “A Psalm of David. The LORD says to my Lord: ‘Sit at My right hand Until I make Your enemies a footstool for Your feet.’ The LORD will stretch forth Your strong scepter from Zion, saying, ‘Rule in the midst of Your enemies.’ Your people will volunteer freely in the day of Your power; in holy array, from the womb of the dawn, Your youth are to You as the dew. The LORD has sworn and will not change His […]

Christology

Psalm 82:1-8

9 February, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

This entry has been reproduced from the forthcoming book Salvation on the Line: The Nature of Yeshua and His Divinity “A Psalm of Asaph. God takes His stand in His own congregation; He judges in the midst of the rulers. How long will you judge unjustly and show partiality to the wicked? Selah. Vindicate the weak and fatherless; do justice to the afflicted and destitute. Rescue the weak and needy; deliver them out of the hand of the wicked. They do not know nor do they understand; they walk about in darkness; all the foundations of the earth are shaken. […]

Psalms

Psalm 92:1-2

15 December, 2016 J.K. McKee 0

reproduced from the Messianic Sabbath Helper “A Psalm, a Song for the Sabbath day. It is good to give thanks to the Lord and to sing praises to Your name, O Most High; to declare Your lovingkindness in the morning and Your faithfulness by night.” The Book of Psalms is broad and diverse, with German theologian Hermann Gunkel having divided Psalms into five distinct Gattungen or literary types: hymns, communal laments, royal psalms, individual laments, and individual psalms of thanksgiving, with scholars today often providing more categories.[1] There are certainly many Psalms that could be considered in evaluating the significance […]