Commentary on Psalm 85:8-13

Commentary for this text is forthcoming.

Commentary on Psalm 123

Psalm 123 is the fourth psalm in the collection that is usually known as the Songs of [...]

Hand reaching out to touch a rough surface
Commentary on Psalm 30

Psalm 30 presents the dramatic ups-and-downs of a life lived in relationship with God.1 A study in [...]

waves in darkness
Commentary on Psalm 107:1-3, 23-32

Psalm 107 begins the same way that Psalm 106 begins, [...]

Flowering plant
Commentary on Psalm 92:1-4, 12-15

Psalm 92 is the only psalm with a superscription assigning [...]

Snake in dimly lit foliage
Commentary on Psalm 130

In Psalm 130, the writer calls out to God from the depths of human suffering, hoping for, [...]

field of grain
Commentary on Psalm 81:1-10

Psalm 81 does not begin with a crisis but with a covenant memory, the memory [...]

Sculpture with bearded figure surrounded by three angels
Commentary on Psalm 29

Though it is impossible to know what tune accompanied Psalm 29 in its original recitations, the rhythms [...]

Ambulance with flashing lights streaming past lit building
Commentary on Psalm 104:24-34, 35b

This creation psalm celebrates the goodness, splendor, complexity, and interrelatedness [...]

Christ Taking Leave of the Apostles by Duccio di Buoninsegna
Commentary on Psalm 1

Psalm 1 opens the Psalter with words that echo much of the book of Proverbs. Life offers [...]