Raising holy hands in worship is a somewhat controversial topic. Some say raised hands indicate a particular flavor of theology. Some say raised hands are necessary for true worship. Others say the quality of our worship is not based on body stance at all. Who’s correct? Why raise holy hands in worship?
I think it’s safe to say that there’s plenty of Biblical precedent for raising hands.
Deb digs into the history and psychology of raising hands in worship, and it’s really interesting. Read the whole thing here.