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  • They ALL lie and CANNOT tell the truth.
    • Ken Sublett (no login)
      Posted Mar 22, 2006 9:39 PM

      That's perfectly ok: Run Away Cannot Play. That matters not a little because hundreds or thousands will read the TRUE HISTORY without all of the whiney piney.

      People also pervert Clement of Alexandria. While absolutely prohibiting instrument IN CHURCH also chided people who left church where they HYMNED TO GOD and went out to a festival OUT OF CHURCH and allowed music to be played. The AGAPAE was NOT worship services. While even in the privacy of your lunch time when you fed others he OUTLAWED the flute and said that if you use the lyre "you are not sinning."

      "The noun psalmos 'psalm' (Eph. 5:19, Col. 3:16, 1 Cor 14:16) which is etymologically kin to this verb psallo, is used in the New Testament of a religious song in general, having the character of an Old Testament Psalm. Some think that the verb has its original sense in the Septuagint, and both Basil and Gregory of Nyssa define Alexandria,
        while forbidding the use of the FLUTE in the Agapae,
        permitted the HARP [in the Agapae] (Vincent, vol. 3, p. 269)
      As late as the fourth century, Gregory, bishop of Nyssa, gave this definition of psalm: "There is a distinction between psalm, ode, praise, hymn, and prayer.

      A psalm is the MELODY of a musical instrument;

      You will notice if you READ CAREFULLY that a PSALM was METRICAL and could fit the NOTES of a harp or lyre or human RECITING. In a Psalm or SONG the "first instrument of choice is the human voice."

      He DID NOT say that a PSALM is a PSALM sung to an INSTRUMENT. By definition, poems are poetic and are METRICAL as is much of the Old Testament. That means that you can READ the psalms as in CANTILLATION in order to teach. This MELODY was the "normal range of human speech."

      If you PSALM and the ODE and it was remotely the TRUTH that a Psalm DEMANDS an instrument as Burgess insists, then you would have to HOLD YOUR HARP and not play it (each must have a harp) while you SING or ODE. NOW, that is technical, legalistic PATTERNISM.

      and ode is a melodious expression made by the mouth with words.

      A little later in the same treatise he wrote:"The psalterion is a musical instrument making its sound from the upper parts of iits construction and the music from this instrument is called a psalm." (p. 29)

      It can be called a PSALM but it is NOT a Psalm. The sound which comes from the UPPER part of an instrument (like the human voice) was considered acceptable. However, in SINGING, you must also use the LOWER part of the human instrument to get the diaphasion sounds. You must also do VERY LOUD and this was considered impore.

      Fragments from Hippolytus explains:

      This book of Psalms before us has also been called by the prophet the "Psalter," because, as they say,

      the psaltery alone among musical instruments gives back the sound from above when the brass is struck, and not from beneath, after the manner of others. In order, therefore, that those who understand it may be zealous to carry out the analogy of such an appellation, and may also look above,

      from which direction its melody comes-for this reason he has styled it the Psalter.
      For it is entirely the VOICE and UTTERANCE of the most Holy Spirit.

      That is why Paul COMMANDED that which is written, the Word of Christ or be filled with THE SPIRIT. If you SPEAK on your own then Jesus defines you as "sons of the Devil." That means that ALL of the experts who deliberately do the work of Satan and sow massive discord do not HAVE A CLUE: they just publish books knowing in the imagery of Paul that "fools love to be fooled."

      If you then sing SPIRITUAL SONGS composed by the little singy-clangy shortchanged on both words and writing skill then you CLAIM and give AID AND COMFORT to someone who CLAIMS to be more inspired than THAT WHICH IS WRITTEN and are a LOST CO-CONSPIRATOR claiming that he can be your MEDIATOR and lead you into God's presence. That means he is standing IN THE HOLY PLACE claiming to be God: it's called the Abomination of Desolation which in the Temple was sex and music worshiping Zeus (they call him Je Zeus or hail Zeus). How long? Not long! The Lamps have already been put out because of the musical sorcerers (Rev 18:22f)
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