Ben Myers has been tweeting through the Psalms. Now, obviously something of the Psalms’ intended purpose is lost in reducing poetry to a tweet. But of course I love the project, since I love both Twitter and the Psalms.
Some of his #psalmtweets are outright poetic:
Psalm 43: O Joy of my joy, with hands lifted high I drag my heavy heart into Your presence.
Others are modernized for effect:
Psalm 45: Faster than a typewriter, as fluent as a twitter timeline, my tongue pours out praises to Your Messiah.
Some are downright theological:
Psalm 8: The stars are a minor achievement (Your finger-painting). Humanity is Your masterwork; the stars gaze down admiringly.