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Vocal Forces: SATB, SAB, Cantor
Tune Name: Amen, amen
Text Source: Matthew 5, John 14:5, adapt. JLB
Difficulty Level: E
With music and text adaptations by John L. Bell, these short pieces are inspired by the words of Jesus. “Amen, Amen, It Shall Be So!” is based on the Beatitudes; “I Am the Vine” is taken from John 15:5; and “Don’t Be Afraid” can be a powerful source of comfort during times of personal or corporate grief. A number of suggestions for use from the composer are included.
Categories: Choral/Vocal, Iona
Liturgical: All Saints, OT 4 A, OT 6 C, Easter 5 B
Rites: Order of Christian Funerals, Penance / Reconciliation
Topical: Fear, Funeral, Grief, Humility, Justice, Kingdom of God, Presence of God, Thanksgiving
Bible Reference: Matthew 5; John 15:5; Isaiah 43:1c
Style: World Music
Number of Pages: 4