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What are the different types of psalms?
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What are the 5 types of psalms?
What are the types of psalms?
Below are listed the 10 Types of Psalms and the various elements of their composition: 1. Lament a. Address b. Complaint i. Surrounded by enemies ii. Trapped iii. Sick iv. Dying c. Expression of trust d. Plea for deliverance e. Statement of assurance f. Praise 2. Thanksgiving a. Introduction b. Misery Described c. Appeal to God d. Actual Rescue e. Testimonial of Gratitude 3. Hymns a. Types i. Creator ii. Israel iii. History b. Structure i. Summons to praise ii. Reason to praise iii. Recapitulation of praise 4. Enthronement Psalms 5. Royal Psalms 6. Psalms of Zion 7. Wisdom Psalms 8. Trust Psalms 9. Liturgy Psalms 10. Torah Psalms