Poetry has simply vanished from popular culture — and from church hymn books…

Posted March 23, 2019 11:13 am by Editor

Poetry has simply vanished from popular culture — and from church hymn books…

In an earlier column, I asked why we could not sing hymns from the Christian treasury, which is nearly two thousand years old, and which features composers with names like Bach and Handel and poets from Prudentius to Thomas Aquinas to Isaac Watts, the Wesleys, and John Henry Newman, rather than silly, sloppy, banally sentimental…

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