Category Archives: music

My Soul Among Lions

A new musical group called My Soul Among Lions has been started by friends of mine in Bloomington, Indiana, and they are working on an ambitious project to set all 150 psalms to music. They have the first 10 ready … Continue reading

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Then we shall be what we should be…

Here are the lyrics to the old hymn Praise the Savior, Ye Who Know Him, by Thomas Kelly, 1806. Bouncy melody, quirky rhymes, a last verse no one can sleep through, exhortation and petition with joyful praise—a good encouragement in … Continue reading

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Album review: Christ is Risen!

This is a review of the Everlasting Word Band‘s album, Christ is Risen!, which was released in April of last year. Everlasting Word Band is a ministry of Christ The Word Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Toledo, Ohio. Introduction The Everlasting … Continue reading

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Two views of Psalm 42

For repose:

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Why do the heathen nations vainly rage?

I’ve already written a review of the Everlasting Word Band’s album Rise Up, O Just One, but I wanted to expand on one of the best songs from that album: Why do the heathen nations vainly rage?

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Album review: Rise Up, O Just One

This is a review of the Everlasting Word Band‘s first album, Rise Up, O Just One, which was released August 2009. Everlasting Word Band is a ministry of Christ The Word Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Toledo, Ohio.

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Worship wars: Worship as fuel for the fight

By wars in this case, I mean: That great struggle which makes up the entirety of the Christian life from first blush to final breath, the good fight of faith; and by worship I mean: The wonderful help that song … Continue reading

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