The Issue Of Contemporary Christian Music In Worship

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

One of the largest repertories of Christian music developed in recent years is the genre known as Contemporary Christian Music (CCM). This music unites texts that express aspects of the Christian faith with a variety of popular musical styles, including rock. This article describes some philosophical perspectives relating to this genre and its use in worship.

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