787. God Weeps with us Who Weep and Mourn

Text Information
First Line: God weeps with us who weep and mourn
Title: God Weeps with us Who Weep and Mourn
Author: Thomas H. Troeger (1996, alt.)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: CMD
Scripture: Job 19:25-27; Psalm 94:19; Isaiah 41:8-10; Matthew 5:4; John 14:1-3; Romans 8:31-39; Romans 12:15; Romans 14:7-9; 2 Corinthians 1:3-4; 2 Corinthians 5:1
Topic: Death; Funeral; Grief (2 more...)
Copyright: © 2002 Oxford University Press
Tune Information
Composer: Sally Ann Morris (1995)
Meter: CMD
Key: c minor or modal
Copyright: © 1998 GIA Publications, Inc.

Text Information:

This hymn especially appropriate for funerals began as a wordless tune composed upon reading the obituary of Thomas Layton Moshier, a friend who died from AIDS. Several months later the tune was sent to the author, who created this text incorporating a reference to Romans 12:15.

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