Psalms 152–155

Psalms 152–155

Psalms 152 to 155 are additional Psalms found in the Syriac Peshitta, in Greek Septuagint manuscripts, and in the Qumran scrolls: 11QPs(a)154,155. Together with Psalm 151, they are also called the "Five Apocryphal Psalms of David". W. Wright in "Some Apocryphal Psalms in Syriac", Proceedings of the Society of Biblical archaeology 9 [1887] 257–266, titled them as follows:

*"The Prayer of Hezekiah when enemies surrounded him."
*"When the People obtained permission from Cyrus to return home."
*"Spoken by David when he was contending with the lion and the wolf which took a sheep from his flock."
*"Spoken by David when returning thanks to God, who had delivered him from the lion and the wolf and he had slain both of them."

ee also

*Biblical canon
*Psalm 151

External links

* [ 5 Apocryphal Psalms of David]
* [ More Psalms of David]
* [!.html Apocryphal Psalms of David]
* [ Psalms 151–154]
* [ 5 Syriac Apocryphal Psalms]

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