Tag: Psalms

Honoring Covenant: The Key to Psalms

This post is excerpted from the introduction of Psalms: An Honor-Shame Paraphrase of 15 Psalms. To read the paraphrase of Psalm 23, click here. Readers must interpret the Psalms within the social context of covenant. Yahweh formed a special, reciprocal
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Psalm 23 (HSP)

This post is excerpted from the new book Psalms: An Honor-Shame Paraphrase of 15 Psalms. Psalm 23 is a popular hymn that speaks about God’s generous, honoring patronage. David uses two common metaphors to convey God’s protection and provision for his
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20 HS Truths in the Psalms

For a relevant theology to emerge for Majority World contexts, Christian theology must reflect upon honor and shame.  Here are 20 theological truths about honor and shame from the Psalms.  Did you know these truths?  How to they compliment and
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