Composer: Fintan O'Carroll

Fintan O’Carroll was born on 31st July 1922 in Wexford, and spent most of his life in Waterford. On completion of his secondary school studies Fintan took up a position as a Clerk in C.I.E., the national railway. He won first prize in a traditional music competition, aged 12, playing violin, and went on to study violin at home, taking lessons as and when the opportunity arose. While working at C.I.E. Fintan undertook a correspondence course in Music from Trinity College, Dublin. His heart was in music, and he left C.I.E. in 1967 after 27 years service, whereupon he completed his degree at Trinity to gain his B.Mus. along with the Prout Prize for the most outstanding student of the year. All the time Fintan had taken a keen interest in… Go to person page >

Composer: Christopher Walker

Christopher Walker is an internationally known lecturer, composer and conductor whose works encompass children’s music for liturgy and catechism plus a wealth of material for all liturgical celebrations. Born and educated in England, Christopher earned his degree in music from Bristol University. He served as director of music at Clifton Cathedral in Bristol and director of music for the Clifton Diocese. Christopher is presently residing in Los Angeles, where he is combining the roles of music lecturer at Mount St. Mary's College and serving as director of music and worship at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church. He is also a member of the North American Forum on the Catechumenate. He travels frequently, giving workshops and lectures… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Fintan O'Carroll
Composer: Christopher Walker
Key: A Major
Copyright: © 1985 Fintan O'Carroll and Christopher Walker, admin. OCP Publications.


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Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #346Text
Common Praise (1998) #715Image
Evangelical Lutheran Worship #174TextImage
Gather (3rd ed.) #334Image
Gather Comprehensive #258Image
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #266Image
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #587TextImageAudio
Lift Up Your Hearts: psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs #198TextImageAudio
Lutheran Service Book #952TextImage
Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #290Image
Psalms for All Seasons: a complete Psalter for worship #118G(alt)TextImage
Sing! A New Creation #148TextImageAudio
Sing the Faith #2043
The Faith We Sing #2043TextImage
With One Voice #613TextImage
Worship and Rejoice #736TextImage