April 24, 2007

Black Churches Face Challenges in Maintaining Strong Musical Tradition

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c. 2007 Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly MEMPHIS, Tenn. _ Music, for many, is at the heart of the black worship experience. “Music comes as a softener of people,” said the Rev. Frank Thomas, pastor of Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church in Memphis, Tenn. “It allows me to gradually open myself to receive the word. That’s why […]

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