Stores are open (exc. Blackburn), see our trading hours
FREE SHIPPING FOR WEB ORDERS OVER $99.
WISHLISTS
Stores are open (exc. Blackburn), see our trading hours

Discerning the Spirits (Calvin Institute Of Christian Worship Liturgical Studies Series)

Paperback|Nov 2003
Product Rating: 0

$37.99

Christian worship in North America has undergone great change in recent years. But change always brings uncertainty — at times even division — about what constitutes "authentic worship." This important book reviews a wide variety of current perspectives and offers...


Order now to secure your copy when our stock arrives.
0 Available. Expected to ship in 4 to 5 weeks from Australia.

Expected to ship in 4 to 5 weeks from Australia.

Free Shipping
for orders over $99.

You may also like

The Art of Worship Paperback
$35.99
$35.99
in stock
The Complete Worship Leader Paperback
$32.99
$32.99
in stock
Exploring Worship (Teacher's Book) Paperback
$34.99
$34.99
in stock
Worshiping With the Church Fathers Paperback
$41.99
$41.99
in stock
Restoring Praise & Worship to the Church Paperback
$28.99
$28.99
in stock
eBook
Curating Worship eBook
$17.61
$17.61
in stock
eBook
Emerging Worship eBook
$12.99
$12.99
in stock
eBook
Emerging Worship eBook
$14.17
$14.17
in stock

Christian worship in North America has undergone great change in recent years. But change always brings uncertainty — at times even division — about what constitutes "authentic worship." This important book reviews a wide variety of current perspectives and offers a fresh outlook on the contemporary practice of Christian worship.

In order to provide the widest, most insightful discussion on present-day worship practices yet assembled, the authors gathered a team of church musicians, ministers, worship leaders, and educators from eight church traditions. Discerning the Spirits is the fruit of their work. Shaped by the wisdom of men and women like Marva Dawn, Justo Gonzalez, C. Michael Hawn, and John Witvliet, this book broadens today's "worship wars" into a bigger, richer discussion that moves from arguments over musical tastes to good thinking about the overall purpose of worship in relation to church life and God himself. Sidebar articles and quotes are meant to draw readers and study groups into dialogue on these issues.

Whether one plays a leadership role in church worship or is simply grappling with questions about it, Discerning the Spirits is a must-read.

-Publisher

PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 200081
  • Product Code 0802839991
  • EAN 9780802839992
  • Pages 186
  • Department Ministry
  • Category Ministry Resources
  • Sub-Category Drama/worship
  • Publisher Eerdmans
  • Publication Date Nov 2003
  • Dimensions 228 x 152 x 12mm
  • Weight 0.283kg

Sue Rozeboom

Sue Rozeboom, was formerly Associate to the Dean of the Chapel at Calvin Theological Seminary, and is currently a PhD student in liturgical studies at the University of Notre Dame. She has co-authored a book on worship Discerning the Spirits: A Guide to Thinking about Christian Worship Today.

Cornelius Plantinga

Cornelius Plantinga Jnr (Ph.D., magna cum laude, Princeton Theological Seminary) is President of Calvin Theological Seminary in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The author of five books and co-editor of two, he serves on the editorial board of Books & Culture, and his many articles and essays have appeared in such periodicals as Theology Today, First Things, Books & Culture, Christianity Today, and The Christian Century. His 1995 book on sin, Not the Way It's Supposed to Be, won the Christianity Today's 1996 Book of the Year award. His other books include Discerning the Spirits: A Guide to Thinking About Christian Worship and Engaging God's World: A Christian vision of faith, learning and living.

Bestsellers in Ministry Resources

New Arrival
Writing Worship: How to Craft Heartfelt Songs For the Church Paperback
$24.99
$24.99
in stock
Sound Check Paperback
Sound Check
Paperback
No rating
$21.99
$21.99
in stock
Worshiping With the Church Fathers Paperback
$41.99
$41.99
in stock
eBook
The Complete Worship Service eBook
$15.20
$15.20
in stock
The Art of Worship Paperback
$35.99
$35.99
in stock
eBook
Glory in the Church eBook
$4.22
$4.22
in stock
The Rebirth of Music Paperback
$26.99
$26.99
in stock
The Complete Worship Leader Paperback
$32.99
$32.99
in stock