Philosophy Of Music In The Charismatic Tradition

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

Unique to music in the charismatic worship is what is known as "singing in the Spirit. " This form of music is characterized by a spontaneous response to the work of the Spirit in the worship service. It is based on a theology that emphasizes the dynamic and ongoing presence of the Spirit among believers.

A perusal of the songbooks and hymnals published by Pentecostal denominations (including such groups as the Assemblies of God, the Pentecostal Holiness Church, some branches of the Church...


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