God, who made the earth, declared it good in the beginning

Author (English version): John L. Bell

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Text Information

First Line: God, who made the earth, declared it good in the beginning
Author (English version): John L. Bell
Meter: Irregular
Source: Korean text, source unknown
Publication Date: 2005
Copyright: © WGRG / The Iona Community

Tune

ARIRANG

The tune ARIRANG is named after a Korean folk song that has long been a favorite in Korea and became known by many American soldiers during the Korean War (1950¬1953). The song was probably composed around 1865, when laborers were conscripted from allover Korea to rebuild the Kyonbok Palace in Seou…

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Timeline

Instances

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Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #228
Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #240



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