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what are the different types of psalms

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sungjem | eNotes Newbie

Posted September 3, 2013 at 6:49 AM via web

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what are the different types of psalms

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StephanieRR | Student, Undergraduate | Valedictorian

Posted September 14, 2013 at 4:13 AM (Answer #2)

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The five main Psalm genres are as follows:



Royal Psalms

Thanksgiving Psalms

Wisdom Psalms

Smaller or mixed

These genres have some subgenres, which can be found in the reference link provided.


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travelfan1346 | Student, College Freshman | eNoter

Posted September 14, 2013 at 4:15 AM (Answer #3)

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1. Laments

2. Thanksgiving Psalms

3. Hymns

4. Enthronement Psalms

5. Royal Psalms

6. Zion Psalms

7. Wisdom Psalms

8. Trust Psalms

9. Liturgies

10. Torah Psalms


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parama9000 | Student, Grade 11 | Valedictorian

Posted February 10, 2014 at 1:26 PM (Answer #4)

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They are hymns, wisdom, thanksgiving, royal, and torah to name a few.

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