Lights (Easter and Sundays after Eastertide)

 
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The risen Christ is the “light of the world.”  Disciples have been called “children of light.”  The hymn expresses thankfulness for the historic Church as well as individuals we know who have been models of faith in our lives.

Price:  $5.00 (USD)

Image: Darlene and DeVerne Orth, for whom the tune is named.

Music and Score Samples:

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Click here for a sample of the score.

Biblical sources: Genesis 1, Psalm 139:11-12, Luke 2:32, John 1:7, 2:8, Revelation 22:5

Tune name: ORTH

Alternate tune: HALL

Meter: 10.10.10.10.

Hymn content:  4 verses

Hymn arrangement:  SATB, organ or piano

Sample text:  Verse 1

Verse 1  (Some lights come from past disciples)
We pray for light from sacred words of old.
Let there shine light in tales of saints so bold.
Let there be light when tests of faith are told.
In loving guides who mold, we see Your light.

Key words:   All Saints, Easter Season, Pentecost Season, Trinity Season, children, Christian education, faith, gifts of God, light, discipleship, witness

Collection(s):  Lent/Easter

 

©Copyright 2013, 2016 by Charles R. Kniker and Lynn J. Zeigler. Not to be copied or distributed without written permission.


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