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Discerning the Spirits: A Guide to Thinking about Christian Worship Today (Calvin Institute of Christian Worship Liturgical Studies)

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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 ...more
Paperback, 186 pages
Published November 18th 2003 by Eerdmans
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Mar 08, 2007 Chris rated it liked it
Recommends it for: worship leaders
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This is just a dialogue of worship issues that don't really present solutions or conclusions to issues.
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Cornelius Plantinga, Jr. is an ordained minister in the Christian Reformed Church and has served as a pastor in Webster, NY and supply preacher in Cliffwood Beach, NJ. Before joining the faculty at Calvin Theological Seminary, Cornelius Plantinga Jr. taught at Princeton Theological Seminary (1976 - 78), Fuller Theological Seminary (1985, 1987) and Regent College (1997). From 1996 to 2002 he served ...more
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