PSALMS 1 LOOK 022516Sing a New Psalm:
Communicating with God Through
the Prayers of the Church

This Turning to God’s Word Catholic Bible study uses as a biblical text The Revised Grail Psalms, a new buy a booktranslation by the Benedictine monks of Conception Abbey. Sing a New Psalm: Communicating with God Through the Prayers of the Church was written by Jennifer McGaw Phelps and features illustrations by Tami Palladino. This 28-lesson REVISED GRAILCatholic Bible study has been granted an imprimatur from the Most Reverend Richard E. Pates, bishop of Des Moines. The Revised Grail Psalms has received the official recognitio from the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments and is the official liturgical Psalter for the United States. Sing a New Psalm: Communicating with God Through the Prayers of the Church includes a foreword by Gregory Polan, O.S.B., abbot primate of the worldwide Benedictine Confederation, and is sold with a separate copy of The Revised Grail Psalms.

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Sunday 1st Vespers (Week I) Set a Guard Over My Mouth*
Sunday Lauds (Week I) O God, I Seek You at Dawn
Sunday 2nd Vespers (Week I) You Are a Priest Always
Monday Lauds (Week I) Hear My Words, O LORD
Monday Vespers (Week I) Who Will Abide in the LORD’S Tent?
Tuesday Lauds (Week I) A Soul Athirst for the Living God
Tuesday Vespers (Week I) One Thing I Want From the LORD
Wednesday Lauds (Week I) Seeing in God’s Light
Wednesday Vespers (Week I) An Overflowing Heart
Thursday Lauds (Week I) The Soul’s Awakening
Thursday Vespers (Week I) God Will Buy Back My Soul
Friday Lauds (Week I) Show Me Pity, O God
Friday Vespers (Week I) Our Help Is in the Name of the LORD
Saturday Lauds (Week I) Majesty Higher Than the Heavens
Sunday 1st Vespers (Week II) Let My Prayer Be Fixed as Incense
Sunday Lauds (Week II) His Kindness Is Eternal
Sunday 2nd Vespers (Week II) God Has Sworn and Will Not Be Sorry
Monday Lauds (Week II) A God Who Works Wonders
Monday Vespers (Week II) Pray for the Peace of Jerusalem
Tuesday Lauds (Week II) The LORD God Is Sun and Shield
Tuesday Vespers (Week II) The LORD Bless You
Wednesday Lauds (Week II) Teach Us to Number Our Days
Wednesday Vespers (Week II) O Give Thanks to the LORD
Thursday Lauds (Week II) I Will Walk with Integrity of Heart
Thursday Vespers (Week II) What Is Man that You Consider Him?
Friday Lauds (Week II) Fashion for Me a Pure Heart
Friday Vespers (Week II) The LORD Remembers
Saturday Lauds (Week II) The Just Will Blossom

You can compare the two-week cursus used in volume I of our study of the Psalms with the four-week Roman cursus for Lauds and Vespers followed in Liturgy of the Hours.

*includes sample lesson