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Worship Matters: The Art of Hymn Selection

Virginia Theological Seminary's Office of Lifetime Theological Education
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Endorsed by Curators:
Aug 12 8:30AM - 3:00PM


We will SING, SING, SING!

Come for a day of singing and learning skills necessary for selecting hymns for worship:

  • Navigate the Liturgical Year
  • Ask the right questions to find the right hymns
  • Discover useful resources
  • Create a service from scratch

Bring a Accompaniant Edition of the Hymnal 1982 and Service Music (Both Volumes)

Workshop Leaders

William Bradley Roberts, Professor of Church Music

Ellen Johnston, Director, Center for Liturgy and Music

Please share with friends and colleagues. Online registration closes August 10th. Walk-in registration dependent on space availability.

FAQs

What is the schedule for the event?

8:30 a.m. Check-in and Refreshments

9:00 a.m. Program begins

12:00 p.m. Lunch (included with registration)

3:00 p.m. Program ends

Does my registration include meals?

Yes, morning refreshments and lunch.

What's the refund policy?

Yes, you may cancel your registration via eventbrite. Cancellations are only available until August 10 at noon.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The workshop is on the campus of Virginia Theological Seminary, 3737 Seminary Road, Alexandria, VA.

  • Directions: For travel directions go directly to the VTS website at www.vts.edu/directions.
  • Metro: The Metro is the best way to get around the Washington, DC area. The closest Metro stop is the King Street Station which is about three miles away in Old Town Alexandria. A one-way cab ride will cost around $10.00. A DASH bus ride is around $1.60 (free if coming from the Metro).

Where is parking for the workshop?

Parking is available near Immanuel Chapel, you may park in any parking space designated for visitors or in any undesignated space on the VTS campus. No parking pass is required. See this VTS campus map for the location of the Chapel and parking lots.

Is there handicap parking available?

Handicap parking is available next to the Chapel.

What about inclement weather?

Campus closings are posted on the website: www.vts.edu and recorded on the VTS main phone: 703-370-6600.

Where may I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact Ellen Johnston at the Center for Liturgy and Music at clm@vts.eduor 703-461-1792.

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