|Statement||Words and music arr. by Thomas Hastings and Lowell Mason|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||162|
The availability of a wide range of contemporary prayer forms and meditative practices with Scripture, music, and visual sources can and will deepen shared spiritual life. Among the visual means are icons, paintings, and related artistic materials. Among the musical and poetic means are psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs which can be shared online. It includes all lyric poetry, but is limited by the word "spiritual" to songs inspired by the Holy Spirit and employed in the joyful and devotional expression of the spiritual life. While songs, like psalms and hymns, were used in public worship and praise, they were more intended for, and suited to, personal and private and social use; as, e.g. The book of Psalms is the collection of songs written under the direction of the Holy Spirit (Mark ; 2 Peter ) by ancient Jewish leaders such as David, Moses, and Solomon. These inspired songs were part of the Hebrew Scriptures and used in corporate worship. The word psalm means “praise.” Although many of the psalms are cries for. The Primitive Hymns, Spiritual Songs, And Sacred Poems: Regularly Selected, Classified And Set In Order And Adapted To Social Singing And All Occasions Of Divine Worship Benjamin Lloyd Published by Franklin Classics Trade Press ().
Included are spirituals, blues, work songs, and a variety of social and dance songs. This important volume was originally compiled in by Dr. John W. Work, the noted musicologist affiliated with Fisk University and the celebrated Fisk Jubilee Singers. In it, he discusses the origins and history of black American folk music, the influence of Cited by: 7. They were called "spiritual songs and the term "sperichil" (spiritual) appeared for the first time in the book "Slave Songs of The United States" (by Allen, Ware, Garrison, ). As negro spirituals are Christian songs, most of them concern what the Bible says and how to live with the Spirit of God. Christian books about worship. Search by title, catalog stock #, author, isbn, etc. Just In Time for Spring! (19) Speaking to yourselves in psalms and hymns and spiritual songsThe same words are found in Colossians , with a notable difference of the idea is of teaching: "teaching and admonishing one another;" here, simply of a natural vent for emotion, especially of thanksgiving, although probably here also "to yourselves" means "to one another," and refers, perhaps, chiefly.
Spiritual Songs, for Social Worship: Adapted to the Use of Families and Private Circles in by Lowell Mason, Thomas HastingsPages: Book/Printed Material The primitive hymns, spiritual songs, and sacred poems, regularly selected, classified and set in order, and adapted to social singing and all occasions of divine worship. Enlarge View images in sequence. The primitive hymns, spiritual songs, and sacred poems, regularly selected, classified and set in order, and adapted to social singing and all occasions of divine worship. by Benjamin Lloyd. Download the Little Flock Hymnbook: Click Here “Let the word of the Christ dwell in you richly, in all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another, in psalms, hymns, spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to God” Colossians