Thursday, June 06, 2013

Psalm Power

Whenever the Psalter is abandoned an incomparable treasure vanishes from the Christian Church. With its recovery will come unsuspected power.

In the ancient Church, it was not unusual to memorize the 'entire David'. In one of the eastern churches, this was a pre-requisite for pastoral office.

Dietrich Bonhoffer- Psalms, The Prayer Book of the Bible.

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