The Illuminated Book of Psalms My beloved wife has the wonderful habit of giving me Christmas gifts related to the biblical Psalter. Last year she gave me a copy of the Scottish Psalter printed in Although the texts are printed in a modern font, the initial letter of each psalm is large and stylized. Interspersed amongst the texts are images from a variety of mediaeval European psalters and books of hours, and even some Jewish and Islamic manuscripts. The overall aesthetic effect is definitely appealing, particularly to someone who already loves mediaeval art.
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Most of the melodies therein were familiar tunes used in the German church in Strasbourg Strasburg at that time. Some were apparently composed by Wolfgang Dachstein or Matthias Greiter. Guillaume Franc, cantor and music teacher there, contributed numerous tunes for this edition including those for Psalms 6, 8, 19, 22, 24 this tune was also used for Psalms 62, 95 and , and Although Calvin wanted him to complete the job, he left the city and went to Turin , where he died in the fall of The edition bore the title "La Forme des Prieres et Chantz ecclesiastiques". There was an argument with the City Council concerning its publication because of the presence in it of a rhymed version of the Angelic Salutation. The melodies for the new psalms were composed by Guillaume Franc.
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Tacage No yenevan have been added or removed since that time. Views Read Edit View history. A complete collection of the Genevan psalm melodies can be found in the German hymnals of the Evangelisch Reformierte Kircheand some of them are also found in the hymnals of other Protestant churches in Germany. Most of the melodies therein were familiar tunes used in the German church in Strasbourg Strasburg at that time. Correspondence can be sent via any ango the means below:. The melodies for the new psalms were composed by Guillaume Franc.
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