Friday News Roundup #225
- Wilma Shaw, wife of former Blackwood Brothers tenor Bill Shaw, has passed away (link requires Facebook login).
- Ellen Gerig’s Bass Singers Quartet video has passed 1,000,000 views on YouTube. That’s a milestone that very few Southern Gospel videos—and even fewer non-early-Gaither-Homecoming videos—have ever passed.
- Chris Conover, an Assistant Professor of Theology at Campbellsville University-Louisville, is conducting a survey on the demographics of Southern Gospel, here.
- Worth Reading: Tim Challies on why good doctrine leads to good songs.
One more thing, for those who have asked: I plan to post announcements of any new books or other writing projects at danielmount.com.
To come full circle: Here is the group and the song that made me a Southern Gospel fan: