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Psalms

Psalms

What’s Up With the Title?

In Hebrew, Psalms is called "Tehillim," which roughly translates to hymns or praise songs. And that's exactly what psalms are—songs. Don't forget it, as you read through them. The Book of Psalms does more than just relate stories; it has the power to inspire with its music. Pretty nifty.

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