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- Reading the Text:
- NRSV (with link to Anglicized NRSV, Common Worship Psalter, ASB Psalter, and BCP Psalter) at Oremus Bible Browser.
- Hebrew Interlinear Bible, WLCv, WLC5, CHES, AV.
- The Bible Gateway: NRSV, RSV, NIV, NASB, CEV, The Message, KJV, etc.
- The Blue Letter Bible. KJV, alternate versions, Hebrew text with concordance, commentaries.
- The World Wide Study Bible includes commentary, exposition and sermons.
- Historical References, Commentary and Comparative
- III.VI.3, Adversus Haereses, Irenaeus of Lyons. (c. 180)
- III.I.6, First Principles (De Principiis), Origen. (c.225)
- III.VII, Against Celsus, Origen (c. 246)
- XI.2, Commentary on the Gospel of Matthew, Origen. (c.247)
- From Augustine's Exposition on the Psalms.
- Rashi's Commentary, c. 1075. chabad.org.
- From the Geneva Notes.
- From Matthew Henry's Commentary.
- From Wesley's Notes.
- From the Commentary on the Whole Bible (Jamieson, Fausset and Brown, 1871).
- Contemporary Commentary, Studies, and Exegesis:
The Old Testament Readings:
Psalm 81:1-2, 10-16, Pentecost 14. Weekly Comments on the Revised Common
Lectionary, Theological Hall of the Uniting Church,
- "...there is even hope in the face of both a recalcitrant people and the direst of circumstances. It is the Lord?s desire to feed them with the finest wheat and honey."
Downtown, Psalm 81, Joel Smeby, Lutheran Community of Grace,
Hopkins, MN, 2010.
- "Listen up...or die..."
"Let God Satisfy Your Deep Hunger," Dale Fletcher, Faith and
- "The Hebrew word for ?rock? used in verse 16 of Psalm 81 is sur meaning a place of security and safety."
- The Old Testament Readings: Psalm 81:1-2, 10-16, Pentecost 14. Weekly Comments on the Revised Common Lectionary, Theological Hall of the Uniting Church, Melbourne, Australia.
- Articles & Background:
- Recommended articles from ATLAS, an online collection of religion and theology journals, are linked below. ATLAS Access options are available for academic institutions, alumni of selected theological schools, and clergy/church offices.
- With Children:
- Graphics & Bulletin Materials:
- Hymns and Music:
- Hymnary.org, hymns, scores, media, information.
- Contemporary/Praise Song suggestions, Together to Celebrate, David MacGregor.
- Hymns with Scripture Allusions: Psalm 81. The Cyber Hymnal.
- Psalm 81:1, 10-16 set to Dix (77 77 77) by Dale A. Schoening, Metrical Psalms.
- At Digital Hymnal (midi files, guitar chords, karaoke files, projection text):
- Fine Arts Images Linked at The Text This Week's Art Index:
- Movies scenes with the following themes, listed at The Text This Week's Movie Concordance:
- Study Links and Resources for the Book of Psalms