Blest Be the Lord

He will release me from the nets of all my foes

Author: Dan Schutte
Tune: [He will release me from the nets of all my foes]
Published in 5 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: He will release me from the nets of all my foes
Title: Blest Be the Lord
Author: Dan Schutte
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Blest be the Lord
Copyright: © 1976, 1979, Daniel L. Schutte and OCP Publications



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Gather (3rd ed.) #686
Gather Comprehensive #617
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #585
Glory & Praise Parish Music Program #10
Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #580