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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Religious_music

Religious music (also sacred music) is music performed or composed for religious use or ... Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page . ... However, there is another opinion that the roots of early Christian music come ... Zoroastrian music is a genre of music that accompanies Zoroastrian .... Personal tools.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christian_music_industry

The Christian music industry is a small part of the larger music industry, that focuses on ... Still, music within the industry is sold by its musical style rather than lyrical ... hard rock sound, partially due to limited distribution to Christian bookstores. .... The survey was commissioned by the Christian Music Trade Association and Z ...

core.ac.uk/download/pdf/62435447.pdf

Page 1 ... Religion and rock music have long had a love/hate relationship. Rock music is often ... The sociology of music is more about society than about music.

core.ac.uk/download/pdf/62435182.pdf

Page 1 ... changing the mainstream music industry, Christian rock allows participants to draw a ... themselves and the 'secular' society they see surrounding them. .... it was customary to change secular songs into religious songs by altering the text ... popular music styles, infusing them with Christian lyrics appropriate for the ...

digitalcommons.usu.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1060&context=imwjournal

Page 1 ... of rock music and the experiences of spirituality and contact with the ... outside the musical mainstream (punk rock, heavy metal), as well as genres which ... importantly, a means of thinking about society via a “sacralization of the ..... the connection of Christian faith and jazz: Finding the Groove: Composing a Jazz-.

www.sryahwapublications.com/journal-of-fine-arts/pdf/v1-i1/3.pdf

Page 1 ... Christians declare their preferred style of music ... religious art in a secular mode with the risk of causing gospel artists to adapt to purely secular ...

www.rca.org/resources/theology-and-place-music-worship

Much of the popular music (including popular Christian music) composed today is ... of music—from classical hymnody to Christian rock, from European cantatas to ... attentive to the melody than our minds to the spiritual meaning of the words. .... express the faith of the gathered community or do they tend toward individual ...

www.biblebelievers.com/Rock1.html

Religious rock and roll is like the frog and the water. ... The fact that this demonic music even made it into the church is proof of the moral and spiritual decline affecting ... If you are a Christian and you don't realize that secular rock is evil and ... and act it out on stage, contributing to the moral decay and debasing of society.

www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2015/03/sufjan-stevens-and-a-better-way-to-write-music-about-faith/388802

Mar 29, 2015 ... The genre has had a bad reputation since the 1960s, but the ... The general consensus is that, when it comes to music, Christians tend ... LeFevre, who sought to blend gospel music with contemporary rock. ... Yet the gist of Stevens' work transcends religious and spiritual subjects to tackle broader themes.