Originally posted on Seeing God's Breath:
The simple answer to “Why do churches of Christ not use musical instruments in worship?” is because Christ defines what is worship and He commanded only singing in worship. Christ never commanded by His Spirit that musical instruments be used in worshiping God. Jesus was clear that worship was no longer in Jerusalem where David brought and enhanced worship from Moses’ law (John 4:21). True worshipers worship in spirit and truth (John 4:23-24). is with the right spirit and by the Truth of God’s Word.
The Church of Christ will no more change the music that Christ commanded than change the elements of the Lord’s Supper. The…
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