Worship or Entertainment?

Peter Masters

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Where will your church be five or ten years from now? ‰ÛÒ asks the author. With the adoption of contemporary music worship many have already changed beyond recognition. Yet more will do so.

Here are four essential principles which Jesus Christ laid down for worship, and by which every new idea must be judged.

Here also is a fascinating view of how they worshipped in Bible times, including their rules for the use of instruments, and the question is answered ‰ÛÒ What does the Bible teach about the content and order of a service of worship today?

[A revised and condensed edition of Worship in the Melting Pot.]

100 pages, paperback


1 åÊåÊ Is it Worship or Entertainment?åÊ

2 åÊåÊ Three Broken Principles:

åÊåÊåÊåÊåÊ I ‰ÛÒ Spiritual or Aesthetic Worship?åÊ

3 åÊåÊ II ‰ÛÒ Rational or Ecstatic Worship?åÊ

4 åÊåÊ III ‰ÛÒ Sacred or Profane Worship?åÊ

5 åÊåÊ Let the Lord Define WorshipåÊ

6 åÊåÊ Brass, Strings and Percussion?åÊ

7 åÊåÊ Services of Worship in the BibleåÊ

8 åÊåÊ What Really Happened at Corinth?åÊ

9 åÊåÊ Why Raise Hands?åÊ

10 Why Sing Hymns?åÊ

11 Seven Standards for Worthy HymnsåÊ

12 Reverence Begins in the Place of WorshipåÊ

13 Forfeiting the Soul of EvangelicalismåÊ

Appendix: More on Biblical Musical Instruments

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