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Africana Hymnal Project

Celebrate the joyful spiritual spark found in Africana worship! Worship is the lifeblood of the church.



 

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June 11, 2014

Reflect, Reclaim, Rejoice: Preserving the Gift of Black Sacred Music

Black sacred music is slowly being lost to America’s collective memory. Narrated by Academy Award nominated Alfre Woodard,  […]

Video
April 7, 2015

Africana Hymnal Project Preserves Rich Musical History

NASHVILLE, Tenn. April 7, 2015 /Discipleship Ministries/ – The Africana Hymnal Project, a multiyear effort to provide music and worship resources from […]

Article
Music Resources
February 3, 2015

Africana Hymnal Project Film Documentary Wins Emmy

NASHVILLE, Tenn. Feb. 3, 2015 /Discipleship Ministries/ – A documentary film tracing the history of black sacred music, produced by Discipleship Ministries […]

Article
Music Resources
February 2, 2015

The Africana Hymnal

USB Flash Drive series contains 150 songs organized around the seasons of the year, the sacramental life of the congregation, and […]

Book
Music Resources
March 19, 2013

Africana Hymnal Study Results

The 2008 General Conference authorized the Discipleship Ministries and the United Methodist Publishing House to conduct a study to determine the […]

Article
November 10, 2009

Africana Hymnal Study Committee

The 2008 General Conference authorized the Discipleship Ministries and the United Methodist Publishing House to conduct a study to determine the […]

Article
November 6, 2009

Africana Hymnal Study Committee Meets, Elects Officers

The Africana Hymnal Study Committee, adopted by General Conference 2008, met for the first time April 20-22, 2009, at the United Methodist […]

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