Sacred Song and the Pennsylvania Dutch

Between 1800 and 1810 English-language American tune books contained more European content than they had in the previous twenty-five years. ... 51 Tune book compilers claimed that European sacred music was especially “suited to Piety.

Sacred Song and the Pennsylvania Dutch

Sacred Song and the Pennsylvania Dutch

Sheds light on the process of cultural change that occurred over the course of a century or more in the majority of Pennsylvania German communities and churches.

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Sacred Song and the Pennsylvania Dutch
Language: en
Pages: 213
Authors: Daniel Jay Grimminger, Don Yoder
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: University Rochester Press

Sheds light on the process of cultural change that occurred over the course of a century or more in the majority of Pennsylvania German communities and churches.
Sacred Song in America
Language: en
Pages: 395
Authors: Stephen A. Marini
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

In Sacred Song in America, Stephen A. Marini explores the full range of American sacred music and demonstrates how the meanings and functions of this musical expression can contribute to a greater understanding of religious culture. Marini examines the role of sacred song across the United States, from the musical
Gloria
Language: en
Pages: 63
Authors: Tim Thurston
Categories: Sacred music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Anchor Books

Tim Thurston's companion book to the popular Sunday morning Gloria programme. 'Gloria - An Introduction to 1,000 Years of European Sacred Music' takes us on a journey of sacred music and art for Advent and Christmas. This illustrated book includes a brief introduction to the lives of 20 composers, with
Jesuit Intellectual and Physical Exchange between England and Mainland Europe, c. 1580-1789
Language: en
Pages: 388
Authors: James E. Kelly, Hannah Thomas
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-22 - Publisher: BRILL

Jesuit Intellectual and Physical Exchange between England and Mainland Europe, c. 1580–1789: ‘The World is our House’? gathers an interdisciplinary group of scholars to explore the Jesuit English Mission’s wider impact within the Society and early modern European Catholicism.
Spiritualizing the City
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Victoria Hegner, Peter Jan Margry
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-25 - Publisher: Routledge

Urban spaces have always functioned as cradles and laboratories for religious movements and spiritualities. The urban forms a central and nourishing agent for the creation of new religious expressions, and continually negotiates new ways of being spiritual and establishing spiritual ideas and practices. This book explores the intense and complex