African American Christian Worship

2nd Edition

African American Christian Worship
Author Melva W. Costen
Publisher Abingdon Press
Publication Date 9/2007
Binding Book - Paperback
ISBN 9780687646227
Retail Price $19.99
Discount Price $13.99 (30% discount)
In this update to her 1993 classic, African American Christian Worship, Melva Wilson Costen, again delights her reader with a lively history and theology of the African American worship experience. Drawing upon careful scholarship and engaging stories, Dr. Costen details the global impact on African American worship by media, technology, and new musical styles. She expands her discussion of ritual practices in African communities and clarifies some of the ritual use of music in worship. In keeping with recent congregational practices, Dr. Costen will also provide general orders of worship suitable for a variety of denominational settings.