The Place Of The Cantor In Worship

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

The cantor played an important role in biblical and ancient worship. The role of the cantor is being recovered in contemporary worship. This article explains how and where to use the cantor in the liturgy, with reference to Roman Catholic liturgy in particular.

The cantor is becoming an integral role in our worship. With that trend comes important questions. Who should these persons be? How can we find them? And what should they do?

Qualifications of a Cantor

The cantor should be a person who...


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