Praying Twice: The Music and Words of Congregational Song

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Westminster John Knox Press, 2000 M06 1 - 422 páginas

In this in depth look at hymns, Brian Wren explores the theological significance of congregational song, asks how music has meaning for its singers, and considers the importance of contemporary worship music. He argues that a hymn is a complex art form, deserving of recognition and study for its contributions to worship, education, and pastoral care.

 

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Wren's analysis of the power of song in chapter 2 drawn from Robert Jourdain’s Music, the Brain, and Ecstasy is masterfully done. Leer comentario completo

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Brian Wren is Professor Emeritus of Worship at Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Georgia. He is a well-known hymn writer and the author of Praying Twice: The Music and Words of Congregation Song,published by WJK.

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