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by pastorstringer
Tue Feb 22, 2011 12:01 am
Forum: Hermeneutics and Bible Authority
Topic: Where is the command authorizing singing in 4-part harmony?
Replies: 4
Views: 3827

Re: Instrumental Music

I have a short reply. When I have time, I may make a fuller response. Ephesians 5:19 specifically says how we are to sing (if I accept your rule of general vs specific authority). We are to make melody. Since the Bible specifies melody and omits using the word harmony along with instrumental music, ...
by pastorstringer
Fri Jan 21, 2011 3:48 pm
Forum: Sin and Salvation
Topic: Baptism does not SAVE
Replies: 8
Views: 5217

Re: Baptism does not SAVE

So what happens to a person who has a "deathbed" conversion? Churches I have been involved with have typically (though not always) required a parent's permission before baptizing a child. I have a friend whose church was taken to court for baptizing children without the parents' permission! What if ...
by pastorstringer
Wed Jan 19, 2011 9:21 am
Forum: Hermeneutics and Bible Authority
Topic: Where is the command authorizing singing in 4-part harmony?
Replies: 4
Views: 3827

Where is the command authorizing singing in 4-part harmony?

I have read your articles on music and many of the questions posted by people in the forums (as well as your responses). I, too, am a firm believer that we should have a Bible reason for everything we do. In your article, you taught that instrumental music is forbidden because it is not expressly co...
by pastorstringer
Wed Jan 19, 2011 9:18 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: music to make decisions by...
Replies: 2
Views: 8129

Re: music to make decisions by...

2Ki 3:15 But now bring me a minstrel. And it came to pass, when the minstrel played, that the hand of the LORD came upon him.
I believe this is the verse he is referring to.