Revelation Takes Musical Form
Lecture no. 19 from the course: The Apocalypse: Controversies and Meaning in Western History
Taught by Professor Craig R. Koester | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
Explore Revelation from a completely different perspective: its rich musical heritage. There are many songs within Revelation, and much music has been inspired by it. Examine Handel's Messiah, the hymns compiled by Charles Wesley, and gospel songs such as "Shall We Gather at the River?"