September 20, 2020

A Person of Peace in a Land of Lies

By Chaplain Mike This is the second in our series of “Midweek Psalms.” The first psalm in the “Psalms of Ascent,” the collection of Psalms that speak of the pilgrimages Israelites took to participate in the feasts in Jerusalem, is not about the journey, but about where the journey begins. In Psalm 120, the pilgrim […]

Midweek Psalms: Introduction

By Chaplain Mike Today I will begin a series of studies, posted each Wednesday evening, on Psalms 120-134. These are known, from their inscriptions, as the “Songs of Ascent.” Today’s post explores what that title means, and then gives a brief summary of my interpretive approach to the Book of Psalms. SONGS OF ASCENT The […]