Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas
from Telegraph.co.uk

Living Africa: photography by Steve Bloom

Pilgrim - Lalibela, Ethiopia A pilgrim reads from a well-worn prayer book near the church at Bet Giorgis. The most popular prayers among the Christian Orthodox of Ethiopia are the Psalms of David. Ethiopians are the oldest followers of Christianity on the continent of Africa.

67
13

Psalms 51:10-12 Create in me a clean heart, O God, And renew a steadfast spirit within me. Do not cast me away from Your presence, And do not take Your Holy Spirit from me. Restore to me the joy of Your salvation, And uphold me by Your generous Spirit.

10
2

David Austin Roses~ "Perdita" - Perfect rosette-shaped flowers quartered at the center and of delicate apricot-blush color. The growth is strong and bushy with polished, deep green foliage. Good disease-resistance and repeat-flowering.

22
1

Davids Harp David was a master musician, a poet, a writer of psalms, a worshipper and a man after God’s own heart. This cute craft will serve as a great reminder of the life of David. A lowly shepherd boy chosen by God to be the king of Israel.

75
2

A Psalm of David. The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid? -Psalm 27:1 (KJV)

4
1

Henry VIII’s Psalter - Written and illuminated in 1540 by an emigré from the court of the French king Francis I, King Henry VIII’s Psalter is Jean Mallard’s most lavish production.

19
5

Glasgow University Library. The Hunterian Psalter. England: c. 1170. Sp Coll MS Hunter U.3.2 (229). folio 125v: inhabited initial C (psalm 97)

9
1

Psalms 3:3-5 "A right moral temper under great trial. Two characteristics in David’s temper at this time—(1) courage (2) prayerfulness." -Homilist via Biblical Illustrator

2