The first chapter in the book of Psalms promises that the righteous will be secure and prosperous, like trees planted by streams of water (Ps. 1:3). In this thorough analysis of the book of Psalms, Jerome Creach expounds on his proposal that the book of Psalms is centrally concerned with the destiny of the righteous.
Jerome F.D. Creach Robert C. Holland professor of Old Testament at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. Creach is interested in Old Testament theology and the appropriation of the Bible to the life of the church. Psalms and Prophets are his primary areas of research. He has published three books and numerous articles and reviews in journals for biblical studies.