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Lifting Hearts to the Lord: Worship with John Calvin in Sixteenth-Century GenevaPublisher: Eerdmans, 2016
In this volume, author Karin Maag brings together a wealth of primary sources to examine worship as it was taught and practiced in John Calvin's Geneva.
Worship with Gladness: Understanding Worship from the HeartPublisher: Eerdmans, 2014
In this invitingly written, deeply joyful book, Joyce Ann Zimmerman makes Scripture her foundation as she explores the meaning and purpose of authentic Christian worship today.
The Touch of the Sacred: The Practice, Theology, and Tradition of Christian WorshipPublisher: Eerdmans, 2014
In The Touch of the Sacred Gerrit Immink offers thoughtful theological reflection on the religious practice of worship services in the Protestant tradition.
Readings in African American Church Music and Worship, Volume 2Publisher: GIA Publications, 2014
This volume is a vivid testimony to the value of examining the variety and dynamism of African American church music and worship from multiple, overlapping points of view, from both realist and idealist voices, with a focus on gaining wisdom.
Longing for Jesus: Worship at a Black Holiness Church in Mississippi, 1895-1916Publisher: Eerdmans, 2013
The Church at Worship is a series of documentary case studies of specific worshiping communities from around the world and throughout Christian history. In this third volume, Longing for Jesus, Lester Ruth vividly portrays a very prominent, dynamic African-American holiness church in Jackson, Mississippi, in the early twentieth century.
From Memory to ImaginationPublisher: Eerdmans, 2012
Outlining imaginative ways for the church to move forward from worship wars, this book is a must-read for church leaders and anyone interested in worship music.
By the Vision of Another World: Worship in American HistoryPublisher: Eerdmans, 2012
By the Vision of Another World by James D. Bratt [ed.] samples the rich variety of worship practices in American history to show how worship can be a fruitful subject for historians to study and, alternatively, how past case studies can enrich our understanding of worship today.
Tasting Heaven on Earth: Worship in Sixth-Century ConstantinoplePublisher: Eerdmans, 2012
The Church at Worship is a series of documentary case studies of specific worshiping communities from around the world and throughout Christian history. Tasting Heaven on Earth provides vivid descriptions of Constantinople, its history, its people, and its worship practices, setting the stage for a rich selection of primary documents that present readers with a vibrant snapshot of Byzantine Christianity in the sixth century.
Resonant Witness: Conversations between Music and TheologyPublisher: Eerdmans, 2011
Resonant Witness gathers together a wide, harmonious chorus of voices from across the musical and theological spectrum to show that music and theology can each learn much from the other and that the majesty and power of both are profoundly amplified when they do.
Walking Where Jesus WalkedPublisher: Eerdmans, 2010
The Church at Worship is a series of documentary case studies of specific worshiping communities from around the world and throughout Christian history. This first book is set in Jerusalem following history, people, and worship practices.
Hymns for WorshipPublisher: Faith Alive, 2009
A unique collection of 256 hymns presented in chronological order beginning with a sampling of Old Testament psalms and continuing to the present.
A Primer on Christian WorshipPublisher: Eerdmans, 2009
This book explores where the church has been, theologically and historically speaking, and how that shapes where the church will go.
Abraham Kuyper: Our WorshipPublisher: Eerdmans, 2009
This new English translation of Onze Eredienst offers Abraham Kuyper's clearest thinking on worship and liturgy.
Glittering Vices: A New Look at the Seven Deadly Sins and Their RemediesPublisher: Baker Publishing, 2009
Winsome and wise, Glittering Vices is intriguing for any reader interested in spiritual disciplines and character formation. Its rich content makes it useful in undergraduate and seminary ethics courses as well.
The Biblical Psalms in Christian WorshipPublisher: Eerdmans, 2007
The psalms are a valuable source for worship, but they can prove daunting without direction. John Witvliet offers a solution with this brief yet comprehensive guide to using the psalms in worship.
Christian Worship WorldwidePublisher: Eerdmans, 2007
As Christianity has boomed in the non-Western world, several questions have emerged regarding how worship and culture relate. Charles Farhadian presents a timely investigation of their interaction.
A New Song for an Old WorldPublisher: Eerdmans, 2007
Calvin Stapert challenges Christians to learn from the wisdom of the early church as they seek to explore appropriate music today.
With All Thy MindPublisher: Alban Institute/Rowman & Littlefield, 2006
Recalling the biblical and early church's witness regarding worship, Robert Glick examines the place of words, songs, sacraments, and symbols in worship in light of what we now know about the complexities of the human brain.
Voicing God's PsalmsPublisher: Eerdmans, 2005
Calvin Seerveld has rendered forty of the psalms into idiomatic English and structured his verses as singable melodies based on Genevan, Reformation German, and Welsh tunes.
Worship in Medieval and Early Modern EuropePublisher: University of Notre Dame Press, 2004
Offers readers a chance to understand better the societal and confessional norms that motivated late medieval and early modern Christians to maintain or change traditional Catholic worship practices.