The Didactic Literature


Arintero, Juan G. The Song of Songs: A Mystical Exposition. Rockford: TAN, 1992.

Boice, James Montgomery. Psalms: An Expositional Commentary, Vols. 1-3. Grand Rapids: Baker, 2000, 1999, 2000.*

Brueggemann, Walter. Augsburg Old Testament Studies: The Message of the Psalms, A Theological Commentary. Minneapolis: Augsburg, 1984.*

Callan, Charles J. The New Psalter of Pius XII in Latin and English: With Introductions, Notes and Spiritual Reflections. NY: Joseph F. Wagner, 1949.

Chase, Mary Ellen. The Psalms for the Common Reader. NY: Norton, 1962.*

Damico, Anthony and Martin D. Yaffe. The American Academy of Religion, Classics in Religious Studies No. 7 — Thomas Aquinas: The Literal Exposition on Job, A Scriptural Commentary Concerning Providence. Atlanta: Scholars, 1989.*

Dollen, Charles. Prayerbook of the King: The Psalms. NY: Alba, 1998.

Finley, Margaret. “The Amazing Book of Sirach” in This Rock, Vol. 12, No. 6, July-August 2001.

Fuentes, Antonio. “Old Testament Guide: Ecclesiastes” in This Rock, Vol. 6, No. 4, April 1995.

_____. “Old Testament Guide: Job” in This Rock, Vol. 4, No. 10, October 1993.

_____. “Old Testament Guide: Proverbs” in This Rock, Vol. 6, No. 9, September 1995.

_____. “Old Testament Guide: Psalms” in This Rock, Vol. 6, No. 5, May 1995.

_____. “Old Testament Guide: Sirach” in This Rock, Vol. 5, No. 1, January 1994.

_____. “Old Testament Guide: Song of Songs” in This Rock, Vol. 7, No. 1, January 1996.

_____. “Old Testament Guide: Wisdom” in This Rock, Vol. 4, No. 3, March 1993.

Hone, Ralph E., ed. The Voice Out of the Whirlwind: The Book of Job, Revised Edition. San Francisco: Chandler, 1972.*

Kreeft, Peter. Three Philosophies of Life — Ecclesiastes: Life as Vanity, Job: Life as Suffering, Song of Songs: Life as Love. San Francisco: Ignatius, 1989.

Leslie, Elmer A. The Psalms: Translated and Interpreted in the Light of Hebrew Life and Worship. NY: Abingdon, 1949.*

Martin, Francis. The Songs of God’s People: The Psalms as Prayer and Poetry. Denville: Dimension, 1978.

Miller Jr., Patrick D. Interpreting the Psalms. Philadelphia: Fortress, 1986.*

Oesterly, W. O. E. The Psalms: Translated with Text-Critical and Exegetical Notes. London: SPCK, 1953 reprint.*

Sabourin, Leopold. The Psalms: Their Origin and Meaning. NY: Alba, 1974.

Terrien, Samuel. The Psalms and Their Meaning for Today. NY: Bobbs-Merrill, 1952.*