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523. You Satisfy the Hungry Heart

Text Information
First Line: As when the shepherd calls his sheep
Title: You Satisfy the Hungry Heart
Author: Omer Westendorf (1976)
Refrain First Line: You satisfy the hungry heart
Meter: CM with refrain
Language: English
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture: ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ;
Topic: Eucharist; Harvest; Hunger (2 more...)
Copyright: © 1977 Archdiocese of Philadelphia (Published by International Liturgy Publications)
Tune Information
Composer: Robert E. Kreutz (1976)
Meter: CM with refrain
Key: D Major
Copyright: © 1977 Archdiocese of Philadelphia (Published by International Liturgy Publications)

Text Information:

Submitted together, this text and tune were chosen from about two hundred entries to be the official hymn for the 41st International Eucharistic Congress held at Philadelphia in 1976. At the center of its many biblical images, the third stanza draws on 1 Corinthians 10:16–17.

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