Founder's Week: Dr. John MacArthur
Air Date February 9, 2013
John MacArthur takes us into one of the most significant and encompassing passages in all of Scripture to look at the Sovereign Slave in Isaiah 53. We also join in with the Festival of Praise as we hear from Moody Bible Institute's four music ensembles.
John MacArthur is the pastor-teacher of Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, Calif. He is president of The Master's College and Seminary, and featured teacher with the Grace to You media ministry. Grace to You radio, video, audio, print and website resources reach millions worldwide each day. In more than four decades of ministry, MacArthur has written dozens of bestselling books, including The MacArthur Study Bible, The Gospel According to Jesus, The MacArthur New Testament Commentary series and Slave. For more information on John MacArthur, visit the Grace to You website.
Moody Chorale has long been established as one of the leading collegiate choral organizations in the United States specializing in sacred music. The repertoire includes a broad range of music chosen from all periods of music history. The Chorale tours the United States twice each year as well as occasional overseas tours. The group has ministered in Australia, Austria, Czech Republic, Eastern Europe, the Far East, France, Guatemala, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Mexico and the former Soviet Union. The Chorale's most recent ministry tour was to the United Kingdom in 2010.
Moody Men's Collegiate Choir
Moody Men's Collegiate Choir presents a carefully designed program of the best in sacred music representing a variety of styles. With ministry in mind, the group is very committed to striving for musical excellence with the goal of encouraging believers and sharing the good news of Jesus Christ. The Men’s Choir tours the United States twice each year and has occasional overseas tours. The group has traveled and ministered in Alaska, Australia, China, England, France, Hawaii, Hong Kong, Ireland, the Maritime Provinces of Canada, New Zealand, Scotland and Wales. The choir's most recent ministry tour was to Cyprus and Greece in the summer of 2011.
Moody Symphonic Band
Moody Symphonic Band is comprised of qualified students from Moody's undergraduate school. Their repertoire includes band and orchestral concert music as well as hymn and gospel song arrangements of both traditional and contemporary styles. The Symphonic Band tours the United States twice each year and has occasional overseas tours. The group has traveled and ministered in Austria, China, Denmark, Hong Kong, Hungary, Norway, Romania and Sweden. Their most recent tour was to Israel in spring 2008.
Women's Concert Choir
Women’s Concert Choir includes traditional and classical sacred literature in its repertoire, as well as more recent compositions. The Women’s Choir tours the United States twice each year and has occasional overseas tours. The group has traveled and ministered in Australia, Austria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, the Maritime Provinces of Canada, New Zealand, Poland, Singapore and Slovakia. Their most recent ministry tour was to Israel and in the summer of 2011.