Diverse Worship: African-American, Caribbean, and Hispanic Perspectives

by Pedrito U. Maynard-Reid. InterVarsity Press, 2000.

This book explores the relationship between the universal elements of Christian worship and the cultural particularities of worship. It includes an historical discussion of the relationship between worship and culture, then describes and analyzes practices of music, preaching, prayer, dance, and other practices in African-American, Caribbean, Hispanic communities. The book concludes by analyzing the relationship between rationality and emotion in worship practices.