796. We Come to You for Healing, Lord

Text Information
First Line: We come to you for healing, Lord
Title: We Come to You for Healing, Lord
Author: Herman G. Stuempfle, Jr. (2002)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: CM
Scripture: Psalm 103; Psalm 130; Isaiah 53:4-5; Matthew 8:17; Matthew 11:28; Mark 1:34; Mark 5:23; Mark 9:24; Luke 4:40-41; Luke 8:43-48; Luke 17:11-19; John 11:17-27; Romans 8:30-39; 1 Corinthians 12:7-10; Hebrews 11:1; James 4:13-15; James 5:13-16
Topic: Healing; Lament
Language: English
Copyright: © 2006 GIA Publications, Inc
Tune Information
Name: LAND OF REST
Arranger: Annabel Morris Buchanan (1938)
Meter: CM
Key: F Major or modal
Source: American folk melody
Copyright: Arr. © 1938, ren. The H. W. Gray Company (admin. Alfred Music Publishing)
Notes: Alternate harmonization, 691


Text Information:

Unlike many hymns on the theme of healing, this text appropriately includes the ministry of medical personnel as instruments of God’s healing activity. It also acknowledges that illness is not limited to physical symptoms, but involves mental, emotional, and spiritual dimensions.


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