A Theology For The Solemn Assembly

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

The solemn assembly movement is based on 2 Chronicles 7:14. In this passage the people of Israel were challenged to fast and pray and in doing so repent of their wicked ways. This national approach is applied in the solemn assembly movement to an individual congregation based on New Testament Christian practices.

While progress toward actually holding solemn assemblies seems to have slowed down, individuals who have given themselves to a study of spiritual awakenings seem to feel that there...


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