51. To Abraham and Sarah (I Will Be Your God)

Text Information
First Line: To Abraham and Sarah
Title: To Abraham and Sarah (I Will Be Your God)
Author: Judith A. Fetter (1984)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: 7.6.7.6.D
Scripture: Genesis 21:8-21; Genesis 31:49; Exodus 6:7; Leviticus 26:12; Jeremiah 11:4; Jeremiah 30:22; Ezekiel 36:28
Topic: Christian Life; God's Covenant with Israel
Language: English
Copyright: © 1984 Judith A. Fetter
Tune Information
Name: LLANFYLLIN
Composer: Unknown
Meter: 7.6.7.6.D
Key: F Major or modal


Text Information:

This hymn condenses the narrative of Genesis 17:1–22 and grounds it in the recurring statement of the covenant relationship between God and the people God has chosen. This Welsh tune also occurs in a minor version called LLANGLOFFAN, used elsewhere in this hymnal (see no. 362).


Media
Audio recording: Audio (MP3)
More media are available on the tune authority page.




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