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Psalms Trivia

Brain Snacks: Tasty Tidbits of Knowledge

Psalms have been part of our global culture for centuries. A book of Psalms was even found in an Irish bog. Gator wrasslin and Psalms—huzzah! (Source.)

Think 150 Psalms is a lot? You're right. Psalms is actually the longest book in the Bible.

The New Yorker calls Psalms "the noisiest book in the Hebrew Bible." What do you think that means? (Source.)

Think translating biblical Hebrew is tough? Try Biblical poetry. Turns out it's pretty complex stuff. (Source.)

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