MSEP Episode 6: The Function of Music in Religious Experience

Welcome to the Mormon Spiritual Experiences Podcast!

In this sixth episode, we consider the function of music in religious experience and give several examples of both religious and “spiritual” music, as well as discussing the function of personal and religious preferences in shaping what is and isn’t spiritually stimulating for a person.

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Media Attribution & References (in order of apperance) 

  1. Bumper Music: Peter Roe – Legend of Valor
  2. History of Music: Wikipedia
  3. LDS Church Green Hymnbook Quote
  4. Music Evoked Nostalgia
  5. Jesus Camp Documentary Piece
  6. Jesu the very thought is sweet MOTAB
  7. Planetshakers – Anthem (best to watch the YouTube video for full effect)
  8. Scientology song – we stand tall
  9. Enya – Aniron
  10. Andreas Waldetoft – Deep Space Travel

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