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What is synonymous parallelism?
2 lines that are the same
What is antithetical parallelism?
2 lines that are opposite
What is synthetic parallelism?
Keep adding into
What are other characteristics?
figurative language, acrostics, numbered patterns
What are the general teaching of the psalms?
Nature of God and His mighty works for His people, Nature of sinful humans, love for God's instruction
What is emet?
What expresses distress and suffering?
individual 42-43, corporate 137
What expresses deep sorrow over sin?
penitential psalms, 51
Give examples of thanksgiving psalms and hymns of praise.
Salvation history psalms
Songs of Zion?
Songs of trust?
*MESSIAH=ANOINTED ONE 22 and 110
imprecatory psalms? problem?
109, 140 cursed others.
What are the considerations?
Part of scripture, asking God to take care, convern for Glory, covenant, writer sinner enemy worse, no gloating over fall, affliction to repentance