Is <title>The Gospel & Our Culture by David Mills + James Brownson

The Gospel & Our Culture

Two Views

by James Brownson & David Mills

A Reply to David Mills’s “The Devil Is a Good Sociologist”

by James Brownson

There are several aspects to David Mills’s discussion of worship at the Gospel and Our Culture Network (GOCN) meeting last February (Touchstone 7.2, Spring 1994) which I find worrisome. First, there are some unfortunate cheap shots. To characterize the cantor as “a tall, thin, almost gaunt young man with a close-cropped beard and mystic expression” is certainly a caricature of the scene, intended only for dramatic effect as a “zinger . . .