Lowell Mason in London - early August, 1852
from Musical letters from Abroad, pages 162-3:
On Sabbath last we attended public worship at the Scotch Church, under the pastoral charge of Dr. John Cumming. Dr. Cumming is a very popular preacher; his house is generally crowded, and it is not easy always to obtain seats — which favor, however, we procured, through the politeness of the leader of the singing, Mr. Purday. The order of exercises observed in this church is an excellent one, and I therefore copy it.
I. Singing — a Hymn by the Congregation.
II. Prayer, half as long as the Prayer usually is in Presbyterian Churches.
III. … more >>
Lowell Mason, Musical letters from Abroad. In Musical Letters from Abroad (New York, 1854), p. 162-3. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1448394636895 accessed: 2 February, 2023
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|Date/Time||early August, 1852|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|