The Role Of The Arts In Worship

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

The arts in worship are never to dominate, intrude, or distract. They serve the action of worship and act as vehicles through which a communication between human beings and God takes place.

Worship renewalists recognize that the primary purpose of the worshiping assembly is to celebrate the saving acts of God through Christ. They also recognize that because God's work in Jesus Christ is directed toward the whole of creation, the worship of God is best experienced when the creation is...


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