By Calvin R. Stapert
Stapert attracts parallels among the pagan cultures of the early Christian period and our personal multicultural realities, allowing readers to realize the musical rules of early Christian thinkers, from Clement and Tertullian to John Chrysostom and Augustine. Stapert's professional therapy of the attitudes of the early church towards psalms and hymns at the one hand, and pagan song at the different, is perfect for students of early Christianity, church musicians, and all Christians looking an historic but suitable point of view on tune of their worship and lives today.
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A New Song for an Old World: Musical Thought in the Early Church (Calvin Institute of Christian Worship Liturgical Studies) by Calvin R. Stapert