Behold the Wood

Unless a grain of wheat shall fall

Author: Dan Schutte
Tune: [Unless a grain of wheat shall fall]
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: Unless a grain of wheat shall fall
Title: Behold the Wood
Author: Dan Schutte
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Behold, behold the wood of the cross
Copyright: © 1976, Daniel L. Schutte and New Dawn Music

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Catholic Book of Worship III #379
Gather (3rd ed.) #514
Gather Comprehensive #420
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #437
Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #180



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