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vii PREFACE This Commentary is the fruit of forty years of labour. In 1867, when making special studies in Berlin with Dr. Emil Rö-diger, I began a critical Commentary on the Psalms, the Ms. of which is still in my possession. In 1872 the translation of Moll’s “ Commentary on the Psalms” in Lange’s Bibelwerk was published in the series edited by Philip Schaff. I translated and enlarged the Commentary on Pss. 1– 41 51– 72  with twenty- five per cent additional matter, and edited the Introduction with additional notes. In 1874 I began teaching as professor of He-brew and cognate languages in Union Theological Seminary, and lectured on the Psalms every year until 1890 when I be-came Edward Robinson Professor of Biblical Theology, in which position I continued to lecture on the Criticism and Theology of the Psalter until 1904, when I was transferred to my pres-ent chair. In the plan of the International Critical Commen-tary I undertook the volumes on the Psalms, and have been at work upon them ever since. In addition to my work on the theological terms of the new edition of Robinson’s Gesenius’ Hebrew Lexicon, BDB., I have made a complete lexicon to the Psalter, based on a revised Hebrew text, which I hope ere long to publish. I have spared no pains upon the text of the Psalter, not only in the study of the Versions, but also in the detection and elimination of the glosses in the search for the original texts as they came from their authors. The Theology of the Psalter has been carefully investigated; only the limits of space prevent me from giving it in this volume. I have made a careful study of the chief commentaries and have referred to them so far as practicable in the notes, but the most that could be done was to distribute credit to my prede-cessors in fair proportions. The amount of literature is so vast that no other course was possible. The Commentary will show vii   C h a p t e r Home  | T O C  | I n d e x

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Volume IFront MatterTitle PageCopyright PageDedication PagePREFACECONTENTSABBREVIATIONSINTRODUCTION TO THE BOOK OF PSALMSINTRODUCTION.§ 1. The Names of the Book of PsalmsA. THE TEXT OF THE PSALTER.§ 2. The Text of Hebrew Mss.§ 3. The Massora§ 4. Printed Editions§ 5. The Septuagint§ 6. Other Greek Versions§ 7. The Syriac Peshitto§ 8. Version of Jerome§ 9. The Targum§ 10. The Original Text§ 11. Psalms with Double Texts§ 12. Poetry of the Psalter§ 13. Psalms Divided§ 14. Psalms Composite§ 15. Textual Glosses§ 16. Textual Errors§ 17. Editorial GlossesB. HIGHER CRITICISM OF THE PSALTER.§ 18. Ancient Jewish Opinions of the Psalms§ 19. References in the New Testament§ 20. Traditions in the Church§ 21. Opinions of Times of the Reformation§ 22. Modern Critical Theories§ 23. Higher Criticism of the Psalms§ 24. Ancient Songs§ 25. The Miktamim§ 26. The Maskilim§ 27. Psalter of David§ 28. Psalter of the Korahites§ 29. Psalter of Asaph§ 30. Pseudonyms§ 31. The Mizmorim§ 32. Psalter of the Elohist§ 33. Psalter of the Director§ 35. The Hallels§ 34. Musical Directions§ 36. The Pilgrim Psalter§ 37. Orphan Psalms§ 38. The Final Psalter§ 39. Liturgical Assignments§ 40. Doxologies§ 41. Selah§ 42. Numbering of Psalms and Books§ 43. Evolution of the PsalterC. CANONICITY OF THE PSALTER§ 44. Canonical Recognition of the Psalter§ 45. Religious Contents of the Psalter§ 46. Objections to Canonicity AnsweredD. THE INTERPRETATION OF THE PSALTER.§ 47. Of Jesus and His Apostles§ 48. Of the Catholic and Greek Fathers§ 49. Of the Latin Fathers§ 50. Of the Middle Ages§ 51. Of Mediæval Jewish Scholars.§ 52. Of the Period of the Reformation§ 53. Of the Seventeenth Century§ 54. Of the Eighteenth Century§ 55. Of the Nineteenth Century§ 56. English VersionsCOMMENTARY. Pss. I–L.PSALM I.PSALM II.PSALM III.PSALM IV.PSALM V.PSALM VI.PSALM VII.PSALM VIII.PSALMS IX. AND X.PSALM XI.PSALM XII.PSALM XIII.PSALM XIV.PSALM XV.PSALM XVI.PSALM XVII.PSALM XVIII.PSALM XIX.PSALM XX.PSALM XXI.PSALM XXII.PSALM XXIII.PSALM XXIV.PSALM XXV.PSALM XXVI.PSALM XXVII.PSALM XXVIII.PSALM XXIX.PSALM XXX.PSALM XXXI.PSALM XXXII.PSALM XXXIII.PSALM XXXIV.PSALM XXXV.PSALM XXXVI.PSALM XXXVII.PSALM XXXVIII.PSALM XXXIX.PSALM XL.PSALM XLI.PSALMS XLII.–XLIII.PSALM XLIV.PSALM XLV.PSALM XLVI.PSALM XLVII.PSALM XLVIII.PSALM XLIX.PSALM L.ERRORS AND ADDITIONS, VOL. I.Volume IIFront MatterTitle PageCopyright PageCONTENTSCOMMENTARY. Pss. LI–CL.PSALM LI.PSALM LII.PSALM LIII.PSALM LIV.PSALM LV.PSALM LVI.PSALM LVII.PSALMS LVIII.PSALM LIX.PSALM LX.PSALM LXI.PSALM LXII.PSALMS LXIII.PSALM LXIV.PSALM LXV.PSALM LXVI.PSALM LXVII.PSALM LXVIII.PSALM LXIX.PSALM LXX.PSALM LXXI.PSALM LXXII.PSALM LXXIII.PSALM LXXIV.PSALM LXXV.PSALM LXXVI.PSALM LXXVII.PSALM LXXVIII.PSALM LXXIX.PSALM LXXX.PSALM LXXXI.PSALM LXXXII.PSALM LXXXIII.PSALM LXXXIV.PSALM LXXXV.PSALM LXXXVI.PSALM LXXXVII.PSALM LXXXVIII.PSALM LXXXIX.PSALM XC.PSALM XCI.PSALM XCII.PSALM XCIV.PSALM XCV.PSALMS XCIII., XCVI.–C.PSALM CI.PSALM CII.PSALM CIII.PSALM CIV.PSALMS CV.–CVI.PSALM CVII.PSALM CVIII.PSALM CIX.PSALM CX.PSALMS CXI.PSALM CXII.PSALM CXIII.PSALM CXIV.PSALM CXVI.PSALM CXVII.PSALM CXVIII.PSALM CXIX.PSALM CXX.PSALM CXXI.PSALM CXXII.PSALM CXXIII.PSALM CXXIV.PSALM CXXV.PSALM CXXVI.PSALM CXXVII.PSALM CXXVIII.PSALM CXXIX.PSALM CXXX.PSALM CXXXI.PSALM CXXXII.PSALM CXXXIII.PSALM CXXXIV.PSALM CXXXV.PSALM CXXXVI.PSALM CXXXVII.PSALM CXXXVIII.PSALM CXXXIX.PSALM CXL.PSALM CXLI.PSALM CXLII.PSALM CXLIII.PSALM CXLIV.PSALM CXLV.PSALM CXLVI.PSALM CXLVII.PSALM CXLVIII.PSALM CXLIX.PSALM CL.INDEXES.I. HEBREW INDEX.II. INDEX OF PERSONS.III. INDEX OF SUBJECTS.
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