FRANK BURCH BROWN
Title: Inclusive Yet Discerning: Navigating Worship Artfully (The Calvin Institute of Christian Worship Liturgical Studies)
Binding: Paper Back
Book Condition: New
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company January 2009
080286256X / 9780802862563
Seller ID: 20090709158773
Worshiping communities today have access to more arts and styles from more times and places than ever before. In this volume Frank Burch Brown explores how Christians can navigate this increasingly diverse world of worship. / Brown combines an abiding admiration of classical idioms with an appreciation of new possibilities for the arts in worship. Interacting with a wide range of religious thinkers and leaders -- from Augustine and John Calvin to Rick Warren, Marcus Borg, and the Pope -- he addresses questions concerning "good" art and "good" music for worship. / A lively and thought-provoking book, Inclusive yet Discerning is permeated by Brown's wide-ranging knowledge and deep love of the arts and his desire to articulate a theological aesthetic that, as he says, "will have teeth but not fangs."