The Psalms

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  1. The Psalms are divided into ______ books.
    5
  2. Psalms/Psalter originally referred to: Then to:
    Stringed instruments, songs sung w/ their accompaniment
  3. The traditional Hebrew title of the psalms is:
    Tehillim
  4. Tehillim means:
    Praises
  5. Tephillot means:
    Prayers
  6. The first book of Psalms comprises the first ___ Psalms:
    41
  7. The oldest section of the Psalms comprises the first ____ chapters
    41
  8. All of the first 41 Psalms are ascribed to David except chapters:
    1, 2, 10 & 33
  9. The 2nd book of Psalms is comprised of chapters:
    42-72
  10. How many chapters of the 2nd book of Psalms are ascribed to David?
    18
  11. Which Psalm is written by David as a prayer for his son Solomon?
    72
  12. Which Psalms are ascribed to the sons of Korah?
    42-49
  13. The 3rd book of Psalms is comprised of chapters:
    73-89
  14. Who is most of the 3rd book of Psalms ascribed to:
    Asaph
  15. Psalm 84-85 & 87-88 are ascribed to who?
    The Sons of Korah
  16. Who is Psalm 86 ascribed to?
    David
  17. Who is Psalm 88 ascribed to?
    Heman the Ezrahite
  18. Who is Psalm 89 ascribed to?
    Ethan the Ezrahite
  19. Which Psalm is ascribed to Heman the Ezrahite?
    Psalm 88
  20. Which Psalm is ascribed to Ethan the Ezrahite?
    Psalm 89
  21. Who were Heman & Ethan the Ezrahites?
    Wise men from Solomon’s time
  22. Which scripture calls Heman & Ethan the Ezrahites wise men?
    1 Kings 4:31
  23. The 4th book of Psalms is comprised of chapters:
    90-106
  24. Psalm 90 is ascribed to who?
    Moses
  25. Psalm 101 & 103 are ascribed to who?
    David
  26. The 5th book of Psalms is comprised of which chapters?
    The last 44
  27. How many Psalms in book 5 are ascribed to David?
    15
  28. Which Psalm is a charge of David to his son Solomon?
    Psalm 127
  29. Divide of the 5 books of Psalms by the chapters:
    • 1-41; 42-72; 73-89;
    • 90-106; 107-150
  30. What were each of the 5 books of Psalms concluded with?
    A doxology
  31. What does the word “doxology” mean?
    Doxology means a hymn of praise to God
  32. List the 5 doxologies of Psalms:
    • 41:13; 72:18-19; 89:52;
    • 106:48; 150
  33. Which Psalms are referred to as “Songs of Ascents”?
    Psalm 120-134
  34. What are the “Songs of Ascents?”
    • The hymns used as the
    • exiles returned to Jerusalem from Babylon
  35. Why are the “Songs of Ascents” referred to as such?
    • The exiles “ascended”
    • up to Jerusalem
  36. Which is the shortest Psalm?
    Psalm 117
  37. Which is the longest Psalm?
    Psalm 119
  38. How many verses make up Psalm 119?
    176
  39. How many Hebrew letters are there?
    22
  40. What is “Davids Acrostic Psalm?
    Psalm 119
  41. Describe how Psalm 119 is composed:
    • 176 verses; stanzas of 8 verses; each
    • verse of a stanza begins with the same letter of one of the 22 Hebrew letters
    • (Alpha to Taw)
  42. What is another name for Psalm 119?
    David’s Acrostic Psalm
  43. What is Psalm 1 about?
    Song: Rejoice
  44. What is Psalm 2 about?
    Acts 4:25-26
  45. What is Psalm 18 about?
    2 Samuel 22:1-51
  46. What is Psalm 20 about?
    Prayer before battle
  47. What is Psalm 21 about?
    Prayer after battle
  48. What is Psalm 22 about?
    Messianic Psalm, Matthew 27:46
  49. What is Psalm 23 about?
    Psalm of comfort
  50. What is Psalm 30 about?
    Psalm of hope
  51. What is Psalms 32 & 38?
    Psalms to help those we counsel to become broken
  52. What is Psalm 51 about?
    David’s Psalm of repentance
  53. What is Psalm 63 about?
    Psalm praising the values of a relationship with God
  54. What is Psalm 73 about?
    Reminds us to not compare ourselves with the world
  55. What is Psalm 90 about?
    Psalm of Moses
  56. What is Psalm 96 about?
    Psalm that declares God’s glory to the nations
  57. What is Psalm 100 about?
    Psalm calling God’s people to worship
  58. What is Psalm 107 about?
    CR (Chemical Recovery) Psalm
  59. What is Psalm 119 about?
    David’s Acrostic Psalm about God’s Word
  60. What is Psalm 126 about?
    The Great Commission Psalm
  61. What is Psalm 136 about?
    The Psalm that shows throughout history “His love endures forever!”
  62. What is Psalm 137 about?
    The Rivers of Babylon Psalm
  63. What is Psalm 150 about?
    The closing Psalm of Praise
  64. What is Psalm 15 about?
    People of God keep their oaths
  65. What is Psalm 14 about?
    God’s view of atheists
  66. What is Psalm 8 about?
    Praise of God and humility before God
  67. What is Psalm 5 about?
    Quiet Times
  68. Where do the titles "Psalms" and "Psalter" come from?
    The Septuagint
  69. What is the Septuagint?
    The pre Chrisitian Greek translation of the OT
  70. What are Psalms called whose author is not "titled"?
    Orphan psalms

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