The Case for the Psalms: Why They Are Essential By N. T. Wright
"The Psalms'¦are songs and poems that help us not to just understand this most ancient and relevant worldview but actually to inhabit and celebrate it."
I find it impossible," says N. T. Wright, "to imagine a growing and maturing church or Christian doing without the Psalms. And that is why (to be frank) a fair amount of contemporary Christian music has worried me for some time" (165).
In this latest offering from Tom Wright, both individual Christian devotion and corporate worship are subject to redirection by the Word of God in the Psalter. But this is not your standard appeal to the Psalms for pointers on biblical worship, or a plea to ...