Lord Jesus Christ (Jésus le Christ)

Lord Jesus Christ, your light shines within us

Author: Taizé Community
Tune: [Lord Jesus Christ, your light shines within us]
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Taizé Community

The Taizé Community is a community ecumenical based in Taize in France. Founded in 1940 by Brother Roger, it brings together a hundred brothers from around the world and have chosen to live together a life of prayer and celibacy in simplicity. The unity of Christian denominations and care for young adults are among the commitments of the Community since its inception. The Taizé Community was founded in Taizé in 1940 by Brother Roger Schutz, with the goal of "building a life together in which the gospel of reconciliation would be a concretely lived reality" . During the war he helps people in difficulty and hosts German refugees. In 1942, the Gestapo threatened to arrest brother Roger, who fled to Switzerland until the end of the wa… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Lord Jesus Christ, your light shines within us
Title: Lord Jesus Christ (Jésus le Christ)
Author: Taizé Community
Language: English
Copyright: © Ateliers de Presses de Taizé



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #840
Gather (3rd ed.) #589Page Scan
Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #496Page Scan
Singing the Faith #360
Worship and Song #3137