The Word of God Is Source and Seed

The Word of God is source and seed

Author: Delores Dufner
Tune: GAUDEAMUS DOMINO
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Delores Dufner

Benedictine Sister Delores Dufner is one of the best-known hymn writers in the church today. More than 20 different publishers in the U.S., Canada, England and Australia have included her texts in their hymnals and hymn collections. The popular hymn anthology, Sing a New Church, contains her distinctive, beautifully crafted texts set to familiar hymn tunes. Sister Delores frequently receives commissions to write hymn texts for special occasions and needs. In 1994 she completed a commission for the libretto, Choose Life (Uvacharta Bachayim), an opera/oratorio in commemoration of the Jewish holocaust, with music by Mona Lyn Reese. In 1996 she was one of five winners in an international English-language hymn competition to update Mary's… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The Word of God is source and seed
Title: The Word of God Is Source and Seed
Author: Delores Dufner
Meter: 8.8.8.8 with refrain
Language: English; Latin
Refrain First Line: In the Lord let us rejoice (Gaudeamus Domino)
Copyright: Text © 1983, 1993 Sisters of St. Benedict, St. Joseph, MN, admin. Augsburg Fortress

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Instances

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Evangelical Lutheran Worship #506
With One Voice #658



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