Historical And Theological Perspectives On Acoustics For The Worship Space

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

One of the most important aspects of the worship space is its acoustical properties. This is so because of the importance of sounds in worship, the sound of verbal proclamation and musical prayer and praise.

"What no eye has seen, nor ear heard, nor human heart conceived, what God has prepared for those who love Him, God has revealed to us through the Spirit" (1 Cor. 2:9-10).

On a visit to the city of Meissen, Saxony, in early May of 1985, I was given an opportunity to tour the magnificent...


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