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The Psalms in the early Irish church [electronic resource] / Martin McNamara.

By: McNamara, Martin.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Journal for the study of the Old TestamentSupplement series: 165.Publisher: Sheffield, England : Sheffield Academic Press, c2000Description: 1 online resource (492 p.).ISBN: 9780567540348 (electronic bk.); 0567540340 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Bible. Psalms -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500 | Bible. Psalms -- Manuscripts | Psalters -- Ireland | Ireland -- Church history | Bible. Psalms -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- Ireland -- History | Church history -- Ireland | Bible. A.T. Psaumes -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc. -- Irlande -- Histoire -- 600-1500 (Moyen �Age) | Bible. A.T. Psaumes -- Manuscrits | Psautiers -- Irlande -- Histoire et critique | RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Old Testament | RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Wisdom Literature | Psalmen (bijbelboek) | ExegeseGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Psalms in the early Irish church.DDC classification: 223/.2/009415 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Psalter text and psalter study in the early Irish church (600-1200 CE) -- The Psalms in the Irish church : the most recent research on text, commentary and decoration, with emphasis on the so-called Psalter of Charlemagne -- Introduction to Glossa in Psalmos : the Hiberno-Latin Gloss on the Psalms of Codex Palatinus Latinus 68 -- Tradition and creativity in early Irish Psalter study -- Some affiliations of the St. Columba series of Psalm headings : a preliminary study -- The psalter in early Irish monastic spirituality -- Christology and the interpretation of the Psalms in the early Irish church -- The Irish affiliations of the Catechesis Celtica.
Summary: A creative, independent, Irish exegetical tradition was well established by the year 700 CE, influencing Northumbria but not Continental Europe. This book contains eight studies by the distinguished Irish biblical scholar, Martin McNamara, which he has published over the past twenty-five years, on the Latin biblical texts (Vulgate, Gallicanum and Jerome's Hebraicum) of the Psalter and commentaries on it in Ireland from 600 CE onwards. The oldest Irish Vulgate text, the Cathach of St Columba of Iona (died 597), shows signs of correction against the Irish recension of the Hebrew text. The centra.
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"A slightly updated reprint of eight essays published between 1973 and 1999"--Pref.

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Psalter text and psalter study in the early Irish church (600-1200 CE) -- The Psalms in the Irish church : the most recent research on text, commentary and decoration, with emphasis on the so-called Psalter of Charlemagne -- Introduction to Glossa in Psalmos : the Hiberno-Latin Gloss on the Psalms of Codex Palatinus Latinus 68 -- Tradition and creativity in early Irish Psalter study -- Some affiliations of the St. Columba series of Psalm headings : a preliminary study -- The psalter in early Irish monastic spirituality -- Christology and the interpretation of the Psalms in the early Irish church -- The Irish affiliations of the Catechesis Celtica.

A creative, independent, Irish exegetical tradition was well established by the year 700 CE, influencing Northumbria but not Continental Europe. This book contains eight studies by the distinguished Irish biblical scholar, Martin McNamara, which he has published over the past twenty-five years, on the Latin biblical texts (Vulgate, Gallicanum and Jerome's Hebraicum) of the Psalter and commentaries on it in Ireland from 600 CE onwards. The oldest Irish Vulgate text, the Cathach of St Columba of Iona (died 597), shows signs of correction against the Irish recension of the Hebrew text. The centra.

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