Grand Entrance: Worship on Earth as in Heaven

By: Edith M. Humphrey

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Can we understand worship in a way that transcends style, relevance, and aesthetics? Taking into account the most contested issues of the "worship wars," prominent New Testament scholar Edith Humphrey shows how the act of entering into God's presence is central to all true Christian worship. Regardless of worship style, when we come into God's presence, we praise God alongside angels and with the whole of creation.

Seeking to reclaim the forgotten theme of worship as entry into God's presence, Humphrey shows its prominence in the Bible, providing an accessible but thorough study of the Old and New Testaments. She analyzes key moments in church history to show how worship developed in Eastern and Western churches. She also draws insights from healthy worshiping communities around the globe. The book offers practical guidance to worship directors, pastors, thoughtful lay readers, and students with regards to balanced and faithful worship.

Title:: Grand Entrance: Worship on Earth as in Heaven

Author:: Edith M. Humphrey

Categories: Liturgy & Worship,

Publisher: Brazos Press: April 2011

ISBN Number:: 1587432528

ISBN Number: 13: 9781587432521

Binding:: Paper Back

Book Condition:: New

Seller ID:: 94725