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94. Now the Heavens Start to Whisper

Text Information
First Line: Now the heavens start to whisper
Title: Now the Heavens Start to Whisper
Author: Mary Louise Bringle (2005)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: 8.7.8.7.D
Scripture: Isaiah 11:1; Isaiah 40:3-8; Isaiah 60:1-3
Topic: Jesus Christ: Advent; Light
Language: English
Copyright: © 2006 GIA Publications, Inc.
Tune Information
Name: JEFFERSON
Composer: Unknown
Meter: 8.7.8.7.D
Key: g minor
Source: Alexander Johnson's Tenessee Harmony, 1818; harm. Lutheran Book of Worship, 1978
Copyright: Harm. © 1978 Lutheran Book of Worship (admin. Augsburg Fortress)


Text Information:

This Advent text artfully interweaves what is hidden and what is revealed, primarily in the coming of the long-awaited Messiah. But Christ himself taught us about another hidden truth, his presence in the “least of these” (Matthew 25:40, 45), whom we are also called to welcome.


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Audio recording: Audio (MP3)
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