Thank you for the music, the songs we’re singing? It surprised me to learn that Christian contemporary worship music is a subject studied by academic sociologists. Robert Strivens, Pastor of Bradford-on-Avon Baptist Church, and formerly Principal of London Seminary SINGING THE CONGREGATION: How contemporary worship music forms evangelical community By Monique M. Ingalls Oxford University Press. 272 pages. £22.99 ISBN 978 0 190 499 648 subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.