This video resource explores how the song-prayers of the Bible, the psalms, have been used since ancient times as a means of prayers, and gives practical prayer suggestions for contemporary Catholics. The story segment features an interview with David Haas, contemporary Catholic composer, who shares how the psalms inspire him to create music to help modern-day Christians pray. In the witness segment, members of the church choir share what praying through song means to them. In the teaching segment, spiritual writer Gloria Hutchinson presents a brief overview of the Book of Psalms and offers suggestions for incorporating the psalms in prayer. The music video reflection is a modern version of Psalm 139 by composer David Haas. "
Media ID: 12459
Length: 40 Min.
Publisher: St. Anthony Messenger Press -
Level: SH, A

Grade Levels: EC=Early Childhood; P=Primary; I=Intermediate; JH=Junior High; SH=Senior High; A=Adult