Good thoughts on Communion Hymns from Kyle Babin and the Center for Liturgy and Music:
At the end of the day, though, what liturgical purpose and theological statement do communion hymns provide? Are they viewed merely as “filler” while people receive communion? If so, that rationale hardly seems justifiable. Why not have silence during communion? It is not theologically defensible to consider liturgical music as “wallpaper.”
Read the whole thing here: To Sing or Not Sing Communion Hymns
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