The Ultimate Statement of Musical Rebellion

God does care about the music too. Punk music [including hip-hop] is the ultimate statement of musical rebellion. Changing the words and the artists and calling it Christian will never sanctify it. It has no place in a new Christian’s life.’…

I cannot bring any of my old sinful desires and practices into worship to a holy God and expect him to accept them. I am now convinced that God will not accept our worship when it is offered with music styles that are also used by pagans for their immoral practices.

– Dan Lucarini, former worship leader, author of Why I Left the Contemporary Christian Movement