664. Morning Has Broken

Text Information
First Line: Morning has broken
Title: Morning Has Broken
Author: Eleanor Farjeon (1931, alt.)
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture: Genesis 1:3-5; Exodus 16:7; 1 Chronicles 23:30; Psalm 5:3; Psalm 57:8-11; Psalm 59:16
Topic: Care of Creation; Celebrating Time; Morning (1 more...)
Language: English
Copyright: © David Higham Assoc., Ltd.
Tune Information
Arranger: Beverly A. Howard (2012)
Key: C Major
Source: Gaelic melody
Copyright: Arr. © 2012 Beverly A. Howard

Text Information:

This 20th-century text was created to provide words for this traditional tune named for a small village on the Isle of Mull, off the west coast of Scotland. Through repeated use of “new” and “first,” each morning is treated as a re-creation of the promise of the original day

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