CD Review Archives - HEART newspaper: Heart Publications
Nádúr /Christ Church Cathedral (CD and DVD)
Forty years of heavenly harmonies by Irish band Clannad have been marked with not only a live album and DVD – but also a brand new studio recording.
Of Burdens, Birds and Stars
Gone are the days when we used to sing twee “happy ever after” songs about the Christian life.
Older and wiser, some of us have owned up to the fact that following Jesus can be a rocky road. Things don’t always work out the way we planned.
The Healing Experience
Grenville Richard Harding and Jane Weeden
Classical music remains on the edge of mainstream worship in the 21st century. Yes, some churches might experiment with a “special night” of Classic FM-style sacred sounds, but that will be it for the year. Then it’s back to guitar and piano-based popular praise every Sunday.
However, there are a few faithful pilgrims who dare to draw on these deeper wells of worship.