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Why Do We Sing Hymns?

posted by: Alan Sledge

In the Judeo-Christian tradition, hymn singing is at the heart of worship practice. Early on, Christians were specifically identified as “those people who sang hymns.” To understand why Christians sing hymns, a good place to start is to look at the biblical record for documentation of hymn singing. Here are but a few examples: