City of God (Schutte)

Awake from your slumber! Arise from your sleep!

Author: Dan Schutte
Tune: [Awake from your slumber]
Published in 3 hymnals

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 >

Text Information

First Line: Awake from your slumber! Arise from your sleep!
Title: City of God (Schutte)
Author: Dan Schutte
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Let us build the city of God
Copyright: © 1981, Daniel L. Schutte and New Dawn Music

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Instances (3)TextImageAudioScoreFlexscore
Gather (3rd ed.) #766Image
Gather Comprehensive #678Text
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #663