That Godly Handclapping

Very correctly, Young People, when we begin, or bring to a close our Sabbath Day’s service, we sing: “Praise God from Whom all blessings flow, Praise Him all creatures here below, Praise Him above ye heavenly hosts. Praise Father, Son and Holy Ghost.” And then not only do we sing a beautiful truth concerning our […]

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What is your opinion on applause at singspirations? This question I received some time ago, and now I had best get on with the answer. I understand that the question concerns special numbers at the singspirations. At the very outset, I would have to say that I am opposed to such applause. The reasons, I […]

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And They Clapped Their Hands

“….And they clapped their hands, and said, God save the king’’. II Kings 11:12b Today I would like to talk a little with you, young people, about the clapping of the hands. Real little children are taught to clap their little hands in their mother’s hand, with the little song, “Patty cake, patty cake, baker’s […]

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