Approach Our God with Songs of Praise

Author (Refrain): Martin Tel

Martin Tel, Princeton Seminary’s C.F. Seabrook Director of Music, earned an M.Mus. from the University of Notre Dame, an M.A. from Calvin Theological Seminary, and a D.M.A. from the University of Kansas. Tel is interested in congregational singing and the Psalter. His courses cover musical resources for the congregation, the Psalms in worship, and collaborative worship planning. --www.ptsem.edu/ Go to person page >

Author (sts.): Michael Morgan

Michael Morgan is a church musician, Psalm scholar, and collector of English Bibles and Psalters from Atlanta, Georgia, where he has served as organist for Central Presbyterian Church for over 35 years, and is also organist at Columbia Theological Seminary. He is author of the Psalter for Christian Worship (revised edition, 2010), and a regular contributor in the field of psalmody (most recently to the Reformed collection Psalms for All Seasons and to the new Presbyterian hymnal, Glory to God, publishing in 2013). --www0.cpdl.org/wiki/ Go to person page >

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First Line: Approach our God with songs of praise
Title: Approach Our God with Songs of Praise
Author (Refrain): Martin Tel
Author (sts.): Michael Morgan
Meter: 8.8.7.8.8.7 D
Language: English
Publication Date: 2012
Notes: Responsive reading of Psalm 68 included.
Copyright: Refrain © 2011 Martin Tel, admin. Faith Alive Christian Resources ; Stanzas © 2011 Michael Morgan, admin. Faith Alive Christian Resources.

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OLD 113TH

GENEVAN 68 is usually attributed to Matthäus Greiter (b. Aichach, Bavaria, 1490; d. Strasbourg, France, 1550). It was published as a setting for Psalm 119 in Das dritt theil Strassburger Kirchenampt (1525), which Greiter and his friend Wolfgang Dachstein edited. Greiter studied at Freiburg Universi…

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Psalms for All Seasons: a complete Psalter for worship #68A



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