Psalms

2013

January 10 –        Introduction

January 17 –        Psalms of Compline

                                                BCP 127-35

                                                Psalms 4, 31, 91, 134, (124, 40, 17, 102)

January 24 –        Messianic Psalms (Psalms of Hebrews)

                                                Hebrews 1:1-2:9, 7:11-25; 2Cor 3; Matt. 22:41-45

                                                Psalms 2, 110, 8, (45, 102, 72, 20-21) (Ps. 2:9, Rev.2:27)

                                                Bonhoeffer “Messiah”; Lewis, Ch.12

January 31 –        Imprecatory/Cursing Psalms

                                                Psalms 109, 137, 58, 4, 35                                            

                                                Bonhoeffer “The Enemies”; Lewis, Ch.3

                                                Psalms 137

February 7 –        Worship in the Psalms

                                                Lewis, Ch.5

                                                Incense – Psalm 141:1-2, Rev. 8:3-4

                                                Longing for God – Psalms 27:1-7; 42:1-2; 84

                                                In the Temple – 92:11-14; 50; 23:6

                                                Music – 33:1-3, 81:1-5; 92:1-4; 68:24-26 (Calvin on Psalm 33)                       

February 14 –     Ash Wednesday Psalms (Penitent Psalms)

                                                Bonhoeffer “Guilt”, Prayer of Manasseh

                                                Psalms 51, 6, 32, 38, 130, 143, 102

February 21 –     Creation and Nature in the Psalms

                                                Genesis 1

                                                Bonhoeffer “Creation”; Lewis, Ch.8

                                                Psalms 104, 147; 29, 65, 93, 148, 19.

February 28 –     Wisdom Psalms

                                                Sermon on Mount – Matt 5-7

                                                Bonhoeffer “Life”; Lewis, Ch. 7  

                                                Psalms 1, 37, 49, 1399

March 7 –             The Law of Psalm 119

                                                Bonhoeffer “The Law”; Lewis, Ch.6

                                                Psalm 119

March 14 –          Palm Sunday – Psalms of Entry and Praise

                                                Luke 19:37-40

                                                Psalms 118:15-29; 24, 100, 148, 150 (136, 98)

                                                Lewis, Ch.9

March 21 –          Psalms of Holy Week

                                                BCP 270-83