668. Golden Breaks the Dawn

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Text Information
First Line: Golden breaks the dawn
Title: Golden Breaks the Dawn
Author: Tzu-chen Chao (1931)
Paraphraser: Frank W. Price (1953)
Meter: 5.5.5.5.D
Language: English
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture: ; ; ; ; ; ; ;
Topic: Celebrating Time; Christian Life; Evening (3 more...)
Copyright: © 1977 Chinese Christian Literature Council Ltd
Tune Information
Name: LE P'ING
Composer: Te-ngai Hu (1934)
Arranger: Bliss Wiant (1934)
Meter: 5.5.5.5.D
Key: F Major
Copyright: © 1977 Chinese Christian Literature Council Ltd


Text Information:

In ways reminiscent of the imagery of Lamentations 3:22–23, this popular Chinese text skillfully layers short phrases to create a picture of the dawning day as a context for affirming God’s mercies and for seeking God’s protection and provision. The tune name means “happy peace.”


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