The Ministry of Song 2

In songs, hymns and spiritual songs, the world of bodily experience is enlisted in praise, redefined doxologically, and reoriented toward the worship of God and the benefit of the community.

—Stephen R. Guthrie, “Singing, in the Body and in the Spirit,”  Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society 46/4 (December 2003), 641

[highly recommended! Read it HERE]

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