African American Christian Worship - eBook

2nd Edition

African American Christian Worship - eBook
Dev Editor Dr. M. Kathryn Armistead
Author Melva W. Costen
Publisher Abingdon Press
Publication Date 9/2010
Binding E-Book
ISBN 9781426721991
Retail Price $20.99
Discount Price $13.99 (33% 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.