By Calvin R. Stapert
Stapert attracts parallels among the pagan cultures of the early Christian period and our personal multicultural realities, permitting readers to understand the musical rules of early Christian thinkers, from Clement and Tertullian to John Chrysostom and Augustine. Stapert's specialist remedy of the attitudes of the early church towards psalms and hymns at the one hand, and pagan tune at the different, is perfect for students of early Christianity, church musicians, and all Christians looking an historic but suitable point of view on track of their worship and lives today.
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