476. Crashing Waters at Creation

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First Line: Crashing waters at creation
Title: Crashing Waters at Creation
Author: Sylvia G. Dunstan (1987)
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture: Genesis 1:1-5; Genesis 1:9-10; Exodus 14:21-22; Matthew 3:13-17; Mark 1:9-11; John 4:10-14
Topic: Baptism; Christian Year: Baptism of Jesus; Creation2 more...
Language: English
Copyright: © 1991 GIA Publications, Inc.
Tune Information
Composer: William A. Cross (1992)
Key: f minor
Copyright: © 1994 William A. Cross

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Like the Thanksgiving Over the Water in the rite of Baptism, this text by a United Church of Canada minister recalls significant events in salvation history involving water. The final stanza is a prayer to Christ, the Living Water (John 4:10, 14), to quench our spiritual thirst.

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