My Only Comfort

Death, Deliverance, and Discipleship in the Music of Bach (Calvin Institute of Christian Worship Liturgical Studies Series) by Calvin R. Stapert

Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Christian theology,
  • Classical music (c 1750 to c 1830),
  • Composers & musicians,
  • Personal Christian testimony & popular inspirational works,
  • Music Of The 18th Century,
  • History & Criticism - General,
  • Theology (General),
  • Religion,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Music,
  • Lutheran Church,
  • Inspirational - General,
  • Genres & Styles - Classical,
  • Instruction & Study - Theory,
  • 18th century,
  • Inspirational,
  • Vocal music,
  • 1685-1750,
  • 1685-1750.,
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian,,
  • Church music
  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7904020M
    ISBN 100802844723
    ISBN 109780802844729

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8 If you really fulfill the royal law according to the Scripture, “You shall love your neighbor as yourself,” you do well; 9 but if you show partiality, you commit sin, and are convicted by My Only Comfort book law as transgressors.

10 For whoever shall keep the whole law, and yet stumble in one point, he is guilty of all. (Jam NKJ). MY ONLY COMFORT helps modern listeners reconnect with Bach's music, providing in one place the tools necessary to listen to Bach's music with greater understanding.

For each of Bach's text-related works discussed, Calvin Stapert provides its doctrinal and scriptural starting points, a literal translation of the text set beside the original, and Reviews: 4.

Go buy this book. Read it slowly, and then read it again. By the way, this isn’t a book review. I haven’t written one of those since college and don’t even remember how. I said that I would never write one again, and I have kept my promise to myself.

This is simply a note of my thoughts so far and my recommendation to you. Fabulous book. When I ordered My Only Comfort on I had no idea that my sister would die two weeks later. All I knew was that this book tickled two of my favorite itches: the music of Johann Sebastian Bach and the Heidelberg Catechism.

Margo's death and my grief are inextricably knit into my response/5. LORD ’S DAY 1. What is thy only comfort in life and in death. That I, with body and soul, both in life and in death, am not my own, but belong to my faithful Savior Jesus Christ, who with His precious blood has fully satisfied for all my sins, and redeemed me from all the power of the devil; and so preserves me, that without the will of my Father in heaven not a hair can fall from my.

(PUBEerdmans)Bach was the pre-eminent composer of the Reformation. In case you've forgotten his deep theological and scriptural roots, Stapert quotes the texts and translates them, then skillfully interprets and illustrates how the music conveys their meaning.

pages, softcover. My Only Comfort: Death, Deliverance, and Discipleship in the Music of Bach () Pages: My Only Choice: Hungary Paperback – February 6, by Helen Mary Szablya (Author) out of 5 stars 36 ratings. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from /5(36). How does "the My Only Comfort book of the body" comfort you. Not only will my soul be taken immediately after this life to Christ its head, 1 but also my very flesh will be raised by the power of Christ, reunited with my soul and made like Christ's glorious body.

1 Luke ; Phil. 2 1 Cor., 54; Phil. ; 1 John Q. My Only Comfort by Calvin R. Stapert,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(22). My Only Comfort. Hymn Story/Background. The My Only Comfort book Catechism () is the most ecumenical and warmly praised catechism of the Reformation perioed.

The first question and answer is a profoundly comforting creedal statement that has been memorized by countless Christians in the Reformed tradition and recited in worship services, especially. Get this from a library. My only comfort: death, deliverance, and discipleship in the music of Bach.

[Calvin Stapert] -- "In the history of Western music, J.S. Bach is unsurpassed in mastery of technique and profundity of thought. He was also a devout Lutheran with a broad knowledge of Scripture and theology.

Given. My comfort book is somewhat similar (same era & demographic anyway). I love A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett. The message always really spoke to me as a child - no matter the hardships in your life, someone else has it worse and you should always try to be a good person.

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An advanced comfort chapter and a Healthy Home chapter are in the works. Buy My Only Comfort: Death, Deliverance and Discipleship in the Music of Bach (Calvin Institute of Christian Worship Liturgical Studies) (Calvin Institute of Christian Worship Liturgical Studies Series) by Stapert, Calvin R.

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I've found that both books have themes of friendship and belonging that really help me feel at ease again. My comfort book is long—I don’t need to ingest all pages to feel at ease, a few chapters will do the trick. I can open the book at random, take a few minutes to go through the story, and instantly find myself calmed or cheered.

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The Far Arena sounds great. My main comfort book is probably La Rochefoucauld’s “Maxims“, which is the life’s reflections of a 17th century French aristocrat, turned into maxims (statements of mostly three sentences or less).

He talks about politics, love, money, friendship, and more. You the only book I would read And If life was a song You used to be comfort zone Used to be my one and only One I wanna hold Remember you would wanna hold me Falling in. My Only Comfort (Unison) My only comfort in life and death is that I'm not my own, but I belong body and soul to God's begotten Son.

John – “For God so loved the world, that He gave His only Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through Him.” Jesus Gives Life.

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The first two things are easy to Author: Sadie Trombetta. The believer in Christ is expected to get to know God better as he walks the pilgrim pathway.

But there are things that he can learn only through suffering. One of those things is that He is the God of all comfort. I had known throughout my ministry, of course, that God comforts His own.

I had taught about the ministry of the Holy Spirit, our paraclete, who was sent by Christ to help us. If you look for truth, you may find comfort in the end; if you look for comfort you will not get either comfort or truth only soft soap and wishful thinking to begin, and in the end, despair.

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