373. O Day of Peace
Tune Information |
||C. Hubert H. Parry (1916)|
||Charles H. Webb (1987)|
||Melody © 1916, 1944 Roberton Publications (admin. Goodmusic Publishing Ltd.); Harm. © 1989 The United Methodist Publishing House (admin. The Copyright Company); Arr. © 1977 Roberton Publications (admin. Goodmusic Publishing Ltd.)|
||Guitar chords do not correspond with keyboard harmony.|Text Information:
This text on peace was created to offer non-nationalistic words for a popular British tune. The first stanza depicts pax, a mode of peace focused on ending conflict, and the second (based on Isaiah 11:6–9) describes shalom, the condition of living in harmony and mutual good will.