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The Lord's song [electronic resource] : the basis, function, and significance of choral music in Chronicles / John W. Kleinig.

By: Kleinig, John W.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Journal for the study of the Old TestamentSupplement series: 156.Publisher: Sheffield, England : JSOT Press, c1993Description: 1 online resource (236 p.).ISBN: 9780567242945 (electronic bk.); 0567242943 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Bible. Chronicles -- Prayers -- History and criticism | Choral singing -- Biblical teaching | Worship in the Bible | Music in the Bible | Bible. Chronicles | Choral singing | Bible. A.T. Chroniques -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | Musique d'�eglise -- Enseignement biblique | Cantiques bibliques | Musique -- Aspect religieux -- Enseignement biblique | RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Old Testament | Kronieken (bijbelboeken) | Koormuziek | Christianity Scriptures Special subjects MusicGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Lord's song.DDC classification: 222/.606 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Preface; Abbreviations; Chapter 1 THE LORD'S SONG IN CHRONICLES; Chapter 2 THE RITUAL INSTITUTION OF THE LORD'S SONG; Chapter 3 THE RITUAL COMPONENTS OF THE LORD'S SONG; Chapter 4 THE RITUAL FUNCTION OF SACRED SONG; Chapter 5 THE THEOLOGICAL SIGNIFICANCE OF THE LORD'S SONG; Chapter 6 CONCLUSIONS; Bibliography; Index of References; Index of Authors.
Summary: Why do the books of Chronicles regard the performance of choral music as an integral part of the sacrificial ritual at the temple, despite the lack of sanction for it in the Pentateuch? And why do they stress that it must be synchronized with the presentation of the regular public burnt offering at the temple? These and other questions are answered in this challenging new volume. After an introductory chapter defining the scope of the study as an analysis of the ritual function and theological significance of sacred song, the author examines the divine institution and royal establishment of th.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [192]-222) and indexes.

Preface; Abbreviations; Chapter 1 THE LORD'S SONG IN CHRONICLES; Chapter 2 THE RITUAL INSTITUTION OF THE LORD'S SONG; Chapter 3 THE RITUAL COMPONENTS OF THE LORD'S SONG; Chapter 4 THE RITUAL FUNCTION OF SACRED SONG; Chapter 5 THE THEOLOGICAL SIGNIFICANCE OF THE LORD'S SONG; Chapter 6 CONCLUSIONS; Bibliography; Index of References; Index of Authors.

Why do the books of Chronicles regard the performance of choral music as an integral part of the sacrificial ritual at the temple, despite the lack of sanction for it in the Pentateuch? And why do they stress that it must be synchronized with the presentation of the regular public burnt offering at the temple? These and other questions are answered in this challenging new volume. After an introductory chapter defining the scope of the study as an analysis of the ritual function and theological significance of sacred song, the author examines the divine institution and royal establishment of th.

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