The Christian Legacy of A Capella Music in Divine Worship

Author: Harlan Sorrell Did you know that instrumental music was not introduced into so-called Christian worship until quite late in the Roman Catholic apostasy, and even then the Catholic Church accepted it reluctantly? The Greek Orthodox Church never accepted mechanical instruments into their worship at all, and it is evident that the Protestant reformers removed them…

God’s Image—Our Image

Author: Harlan Sorrell In Genesis 1: 26, 27, the Lord God Jehovah, speaking to the other two members of the Trinity (Jesus and the Holy Spirit), said, “Let us make man in our image, after our likeness … So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and…

The Evening Light Legacy of Hymns and Spiritual Songs

Author: Harlan Sorrell One of the most outstanding and priceless treasures the Lord has given us through the instrumentality of D. S. Warner and other pioneers of the “evening light” reformation has been the legacy of hymns and spiritual songs. Judging from my perspective as a musically inclined person and a lover of hymns and spiritual…

Spiritual Sacrifices, Acceptable to God by Jesus Christ

Author: Harlan Sorrell A popular opinion of our time is that it does not matter how we worship God just as long as our hearts are in what we do as worship. However, the scriptures reveal that since the beginning of time, and in every age, God has been very particular about what He has…