A Brief History Of Drama In Worship

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

Worship as the celebration of God's saving acts in Christ is itself dramatic, enacting the relationship between God and his people and reenacting the living, dying, and rising of Christ. The article below traces this theme throughout the history of Christian worship.




Drama and Worship During Biblical Times

Hebrew worship, beginning with the early sacrifices made by Abel and his successors Abraham, the patriarchs, and the priesthood of Israel, is a dramatic portrayal of the...


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