About the Book of Psalms
Psalms contains 150 songs in 5 books.
Most of the psalms show the name of the writer at the top. King David wrote many of them. He lived almost 1,000 years before Jesus Christ.
The writers wrote the psalms for several different purposes. In some psalms, they remembered what God had done for his people in the past. There are happy psalms that
The psalms show how God worked in the lives of his people. They include many things that still happen in the lives of people today. Many people find help as they read them. We can read them when we are happy and we want to
The psalms tell us how great and powerful God is. They show us that bad things make him angry. They also show how much he loves us.