Children's Dismissal for Liturgy of the Word

Open their ears. Open their hearts

Author: Francis Patrick O'Brien
Tune: [Open their ears]
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Francis Patrick O'Brien

Francis Patrick O'Brien Ordained a priest of the Archdiocese of Boston in 1985, Fran has spent all of his priesthood in parish and campus ministry, where, along with his sacramental and parochial duties, he has frequently served as music director and composer. He is currently pastor of St. Matthias Parish in Marlborough, MA, a western suburb of Boston. Fran began working in music ministry at age thirteen as accompanist for the children’s choir in his home parish. He moved up the ranks from fill-in organist to music director while still in high school. During those years, Fran began composing for liturgy, taking inspiration from the works of Alexander Peloquin, Lucien Deiss, Michael Joncas and the St. Louis Jesuits. Fran later studie… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Open their ears. Open their hearts
Title: Children's Dismissal for Liturgy of the Word
Author: Francis Patrick O'Brien
Language: English
Publication Date: 2004
Copyright: © 2003, GIA Publications, Inc.



Instances (1 - 2 of 2)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Gather (3rd ed.) #324
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #258Page Scan