22. God of the Sparrow

You can view this hymn by purchasing an instrument edition of the hymnal in our Glory to God mobile app.

Download on the App Store
Get it on Google Play

Due to copyright restrictions, we cannot display this hymn on our website or provide printable copies of it.

Text Information
First Line: God of the sparrow God of the whale
Title: God of the Sparrow
Original Language: English
Author: Jaroslav J. Vajda (1983)
Meter: 9.6.7.7
Language: English
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture: ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ;
Topic: Adoration; Animals; Care of Creation (4 more...)
Copyright: © 1983 Concordia Publishing House
Tune Information
Name: ROEDER
Composer: Carl F. Schalk (1983)
Meter: 9.6.7.7
Key: C Major
Copyright: © 1983 GIA Publications, Inc.
Notes: Guitar chords do not correspond with keyboard harmony.


Text Information:

Though a lack of punctuation makes this text appear freeform and the flowing tune enhances a sense of movement, each stanza here is firmly anchored by a final weighty word (praise, save, thanks, life, peace, home), a sign of God’s eternal presence in an ever-changing world.


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

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support Hymnary.org.