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“Our desires can be misdirected by the traditions we submit ourselves to. ‘[W]e unconsciously learn to love rival kingdoms because we don’t realize we’re participating in rival liturgies.’ The reality...

Why Theology Isn’t Enough by Joel Miller

“Our desires can be misdirected by the traditions we submit ourselves to. ‘[W]e unconsciously learn to love rival kingdoms because we don’t realize we’re participating in rival liturgies.’ The reality…

The big difference between the [heterodox] songs and the [Orthodox] hymns – the hymns are addressing the spirit and they are theological. Songs are emotional.

H.G. Bishop Youssef on Emotion and Worship

The big difference between the [heterodox] songs and the [Orthodox] hymns – the hymns are addressing the spirit and they are theological. Songs are emotional.

“There is clearly a place for emotion in our own worship, but we are never trying to develop an emotional state. I can remember there was one church that started...

On Protestant Worship: Pan-Oriental Orthodox Priests’ Panel

“There is clearly a place for emotion in our own worship, but we are never trying to develop an emotional state. I can remember there was one church that started…