Alleluia! Jesus is Risen!

Author: Herbert Brokering

Herbert F. Brokering (b. Beatrice, Nebraska, May 21, 1926; d. Bloomington, Minnesota, November 7, 2009) was a Lutheran pastor with German roots, an author of more than forty books, and a poet and hymn writer known especially for two hymn texts, “Earth and All Stars” and “Alleluia! Christ Is Risen,” both set to the same tune. He was born in Nebraska, the son of a German Lutheran pastor; earned degrees from Wartburg College in Iowa, University of Iowa, and Trinity Lutheran Seminary in Columbus, OH, and pursued graduate study in Germany at the University of Kiel and the University of Erlangen. He served as a pastor of three Lutheran congregations, in Pennsylvania, New York, and Texas; taught at the Navy Chaplain’s Career School in Ne… Go to person page >

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EARTH AND ALL STARS

David Johnson (b. San Antonio, TX, 1922; d. Phoenix, AZ, 1987), former music department chairman at St. Olaf College, composed EARTH AND ALL STARS and published it in his Twelve Folksongs and Spirituals (1968). Johnson studied at Trinity, University, San Antonio, Texas, and received his master's and…

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Ancient and Modern #195

Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #429

Evangelical Lutheran Worship #377

Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #429

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Lift Up Your Hearts #205

Lutheran Service Book #474

Psalms for All Seasons #118I

RitualSong (2nd ed.) #622

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Sing! A New Creation #150

This Far By Faith #91

With One Voice #674

Worship (4th ed.) #503

Worship and Rejoice #306

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