753. Make Me a Channel of Your Peace (Prayer of St. Francis)

Text Information
First Line: Make me a channel of your peace
Title: Make Me a Channel of Your Peace (Prayer of St. Francis)
Author: Anon. (1912 c.)
Adapter: Sebastian Temple (1967)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: Irregular
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Topic: Dedication; Dying in Christ; Justice and Reconciliation (3 more...)
Copyright: © 1967 OCP
Tune Information
Name: PRAYER OF ST. FRANCIS
Composer: Sebastian Temple (1963)
Arranger: Alfred V. Fedak (2011)
Meter: Irregular
Key: D Major
Copyright: © 1967 OCP


Text Information:

Though popular opinion credits this prayer to Francis of Assisi, the earliest known printing was in a French religious magazine in 1912. Yet that gentle saint’s spirit seems evident in these words, a quality that has spurred many paraphrases and musical settings such as this one.


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Audio recording: Audio (MP3)




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