The Earth Is Turning toward the Sun

J. Michael Joncas

Text Author: Delores Dufner OSB

Words and Tune © 2011, Arr. © 2013 GIA.

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Vocal Forces: SATB, Assembly

Accompaniment: Organ

Tune Name: Turning earth

Series: Choral

Difficulty Level: E


A long-time admirer of Sr. Delores Dufner’s craft, Michael Joncas was especially taken with her morning hymn inviting us to greet not only the rising sun but “Christ who comes in every friend and guest.”

Categories: Choral Vocal

Rites: Morning Prayer / Lauds

Topical: Exile, Love for Others, Morning, Praise

Number of Pages: 12

Language: English

Format: Octavo