In contrast to secular music , sacred music or religious music is used to describe music that is composed or played for religious occasions or with a religious influence. In Christianity this particularly includes church music . B. Buddhist music .
In most religions, singing together is intended to convey a sense of community and convey religious content, especially when celebrating religious ceremonies .
- Christian chants for promoting pious minds and walks and for use in public and domestic worship . Eyrich, Elberfeld 1805 digitized
- Definition of the term sacred music , accessed on November 18, 2018