A Precious Fountain: Music in the Worship of an African American Catholic Community
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A Precious Fountain: Music in the Worship of an African American Catholic Community

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A Precious Fountain is a work of liturgical ethnography that probes the rich liturgical life of one worshiping community whose roots and practices are at once Black and Catholic, using music as a primary lens through which to explore the community's liturgy and embodied theology. Our Lady of Lourdes community in San Francisco is part of a larger event in the American churc...more
Paperback, 326 pages
Published January 7th 2005 by Liturgical Press (first published November 30th 2004)
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Michael Fox
indiscriable, i feel like i've been to church just reading her vivid descriptions and wise intpretations of what's going on artistically, socially, and theologically.
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