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Songs of Ascent are a "group of hymns likely used by pilgrims making their way to Jerusalem to worship the Lord during the three annual national feasts -- Passover, Pentecost, and Tabernacles (Leviticus 23)." [Radmacher, 729]

Songs of Ascents: 120, 121, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 129, 130, 131, 132, 133, 134

[ categories identified by Radmacher, 646-744]


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