Heretical Hymns & Transformation

Heretical Hymns & Transformation
published 12 May 2015 by Jeff Ostrowski at Corpus Christi Watershed
 

788 Rise From DeadReaders have probably noticed we spend very little time denigrating hymn texts with weak theology. I don’t know why this is—you’d have to ask each writer individually—but perhaps we are more interested in making a positive contribution than adding to the negativity. However, it really is quite a contrast. As Dr. William Mahrt has frequently noted, most Catholics commenting on sacred music focus only on the lyrics, completely neglecting issues of musical style... READ MORE