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The Semantic Field of 'Remembering' in the Psalms

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Remembering is both common and indeed central in the Psalms: God remembers his people, and vice versa; the people remember their ancestors, and their ongoing relationship with God, in prayer. Prayer and memory are integral to the identity of God's people, passed down through the generations in worship as exemplified in psalm texts. The language of ‘remembering’, while common in the Old Testament in general, is widely found in the Psalms. This article examines the semantic field of ‘remember’ ...

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10.1177/0309089215611548

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Jesus College
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Author
Publisher:
SAGE Publications Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal for the Study of the Old Testament Journal website
Volume:
41
Issue:
1
Pages:
79-97
Publication date:
2016-09-01
Acceptance date:
2016-01-01
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EISSN:
1476-6728
ISSN:
0309-0892
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696662
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2017-05-22

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