Only This I Want

Author: Dan Schutte

Daniel L. Schutte (born 1947, Neenah, Wisconsin) is an American composer of Catholic liturgical music and a contemporary Christian songwriter best known for composing the hymn "Here I Am, Lord," also known as "I, the lord of sea and sky", (1981). He grew up in Elm Grove, Wisconsin and graduated from Marquette University High School before entering the Jesuits. He was one of the founding members of the St. Louis Jesuits who popularized a contemporary style of church music set to sacred texts sung in English as a result of the liturgical reforms initiated by Vatican II. He released nine collections with the St. Louis Jesuits and a 30 year anniversary collection in 2005. Other members of the St. Louis Jesuits are Bob Dufford, Roc O'Co… Go to person page >

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First Line: All but this is loss
Title: Only This I Want
Author: Dan Schutte
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Only this I want
Copyright: © 1981, Daniel L. Schutte and OCP Publications



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Catholic Book of Worship III #516
Gather (3rd ed.) #782
Gather Comprehensive #695
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #701