What do you need to know about the Hillsong controversy?
Here are 4 things you should know: Hillsong United worship leader Joel Houston is being accused of supporting Darwinian evolution in the new song “So Will I (100 Billion X).” You’re the One who never leaves the one behind. The controversial lyrics are at the beginning of Chorus 2: Evolving in pursuit of what You said.”
Where does Jad Gillies work at Hillsong Church?
About Jad. Based in Sydney, Australia, Jad Gillies has been a part of the UNITED team for ten years now. He is a worship leader and Creative Pastor at Hillsong Church and oversees both the technical and worship leadership teams across the church’s Australian Campuses.
Who are the band members of Hillsong United?
Hillsong United is a worship band that originated as a part of Hillsong Church. The band tours the world, performing at the various Hillsong church locations as well as general concert venues. They compose the songs for their own performances and for the other Hillsong Church worship teams that perform at weekly services.
What is the name of Hillsong Worship Song?
Death could not hold You The veil tore before You You silence the boast of sin and grave The heavens are roaring The praise of Your glory For You are raised to life again. You have no rival You have no equal Now and forever God You reign Yours is the kingdom Yours is the glory Yours is the Name above all names. Chorus 3 What a powerful Name it is
What kind of vision does Hillsong Church have?
You can read his entire vision statement here. However, to summarize, he “sees” a large, global church centered around worldly culture and music, with the purpose of influencing the world with his watered down, substanceless version of Christianity–and he claims his “vision” is from God.
Who is the current owner of Hillsong Church?
Hillsong is a heretical organisation founded by Frank Houston, an admitted prolific pedophile convicted by the Royal Commission with the help of his son, the current owner of Hillsong, Brian Houston. Further reading: Does Our Worship Please God?
What did Hillsong choir sing about 100 billion?
The goal of their music is for it to reach into the hearts of people all over the world. Listen to the song “So Will I (100 Billion X)” and decide for yourself whether Hillsong went too far astray in singing about a hundred billion creatures catching God’s breath and “evolving in pursuit” of what He said (7 minutes):