Hymnary Friends,

Please pardon this brief interruption, and please consider a gift today to support the work of Hymnary.org. Here's why.

Each month half a million people visit this website for free access to the most complete database of North American hymnody on the planet. But this project does not come without a cost, and we have limited sources of revenue. Twice a year we hold a fund drive, and these drives are critical to our future.

So if you benefit from Hymnary.org, would you consider a donation today? Even small amounts help, and they also let us know you're behind us and support what we do.

Click the Donate button below to be taken to a secure giving site. Or you can make your tax-deductible contribution by sending a check to Hymnary.org at 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

On behalf of the entire Hymnary.org team, our thanks.
Harry Plantinga

664. Morning Has Broken

Text Information
First Line: Morning has broken
Title: Morning Has Broken
Author: Eleanor Farjeon (1931, alt.)
Meter: 5.5.5.4.D
Language: English
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture: ; ; ; ; ;
Topic: Care of Creation; Celebrating Time; Morning (1 more...)
Copyright: © David Higham Assoc., Ltd.
Tune Information
Name: BUNESSAN
Arranger: Beverly A. Howard (2012)
Meter: 5.5.5.4.D
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


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

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements