Top Ten List – December 2015

By | January 2, 2016

Happy New Year! In case you missed some of them, here are the ten most popular blog posts on this blog as of December 31, 2015. By far the most popular blog was on the Christmas carol “Silent Night,” but a close second is the one on “O Holy Night” and the one on the Biblical significance of bells. If you have any topics on music and worship that you would like to have covered in the New Year, please let me know.

Ten Most Popular Blogs on (as of December 31, 2015)

  1. Thoughts on “Silent Night” – 1,146
  2. Thoughts on “O Holy Night” – 553
  3. Instruments in the Bible – Bells – 407
  4. “Soli Deo Gloria” – The Fifth Sola – 402
  5. Thoughts on “O Come, O Come Emmanuel” – 367
  6. A New Metrical Translation of the Original “Silent Night” – 326
  7. The Paradoxes of “This Little Babe” – 254
  8. Peoria Bach Festival 2015 – 241
  9. Thoughts on “O Come, All Ye Faithful” – 232
  10. Handel’ Messiah – Biblical, Christological, and Eschatological – 215

In addition there were 3,724 views of the Home page and 400 views of the Music page.

God bless you in the New Year and keep singing the Eternal Song!

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