The Church Sings Its Faith provides a history and chronological development of congregational song and assists the reader in evaluating the importance of communal song in today’s worship. Each chapter concludes with questions for group discussion or personal reflection. This text will be of value to teachers and students of hymnody in the academic setting; it is also an informative and accessible resource for Sunday School class or congregational study.
The theology of Christian faith is told through hymns. The reader will discover their personal story through recognition of the historical tradition of congregational song that has enriched their faith journey.