Te Decet

You alone, worthy are you, O Lord God (Dignus es, Domine Deus noster)

Translator: Susan Palo Cherwien
Tune: [Te Decet]
Published in 1 hymnal

Translator: Susan Palo Cherwien

Susan Palo Cherwien is a freelance writer and musician. She received her bachelor’s degree in church music and voice from Wittenberg University, the Abschlusspruefung in voice from the Hochschule der Kuenste Berlin, and a Master of Liberal Studies from Mundelein College, where she focused on spirituality, ritual, and the arts. Susan has written numerous hymn texts which appear in denominational hymnals in the United States and Canada, and she is the author of O Blessed Spring: Hymn Texts of Susan Palo Cherwien (AugsburgFortress), Crossings: Meditations for Worship (Morningstar), To God Will I Sing (AugsburgFortress), From Glory Into Glory (Morningstar), and Come, Beloved of the Maker (Augsburg). http://www.luther.edu/events/ Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: You alone, worthy are you, O Lord God (Dignus es, Domine Deus noster)
Title: Te Decet
Latin Title: Te Decet
Translator: Susan Palo Cherwien
Meter: Irregular
Language: English; Latin
Refrain First Line: To you be praises in Zion (Te decet hymnus in Sion)
Copyright: Copyright 2009 Birnamwood Publications, a division of MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc.