Christological Psalms (Biblical)

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

Early Christian hymnody was influenced by the tradition of psalm singing in the temple. The hymns of the New Testament church served both a doxological and an apologetic function.


In a useful series of essays titled "Modern Issues in Biblical Studies," published in Expository Times a generation ago, one notable contribution was "The Evidence in the New Testament for Early Creeds, Catechisms and Liturgy" (Expository Times 71 [1960]: pp. 359363). Professor G. W. H. Lampe's...


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