Lord, Why Have You Forsaken Me

Author: Christopher Webber

Christopher L. Webber, a graduate of Princeton University and the General Theological Seminary in New York (with two earned degrees and an honorary doctorate from the latter), is the author of a number of books ranging from a guidebook for Vestries to a study of Christian marriage. He has also written hymns included in several major hymnals in the United States and Canada. His most recent books are American to the Backbone, a biography of James W.C. Pennington, a remarkable pre-Civil War abolition leader, Welcome to Christian Faith, an introduction to Christian life and teaching, Beyond Beowulf, the first-ever sequel to the old English saga, Beowulf, and A Year with American Saints, co-authored with Lutheran Pastor G. Scott Cady, which pres… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lord, why have You forsaken me
Title: Lord, Why Have You Forsaken Me
Author: Christopher Webber (1986; alt.)
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Language: English
Copyright: © 1986 Christopher L. Webber. All rights reserved. Used by permission

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Instances (4)TextImageAudioScoreFlexscore
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #210TextImageAudio
Presbyterian Hymnal: hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs #168TextImage
Psalms for All Seasons: a complete Psalter for worship #22BImageAudio
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #743Text