Veni Sancte Spiritus

Come, Holy Spirit, from heaven shine forth

Author: Taizé Community (1978)
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Taizé Community

The Taizé Community is a community ecumenical based in Taize in France. Founded in 1940 by Brother Roger, it brings together a hundred brothers from around the world and have chosen to live together a life of prayer and celibacy in simplicity. The unity of Christian denominations and care for young adults are among the commitments of the Community since its inception. The Taizé Community was founded in Taizé in 1940 by Brother Roger Schutz, with the goal of "building a life together in which the gospel of reconciliation would be a concretely lived reality" . During the war he helps people in difficulty and hosts German refugees. In 1942, the Gestapo threatened to arrest brother Roger, who fled to Switzerland until the end of the wa… Go to person page >



Instances (1 - 9 of 9)
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Gather Comprehensive #463

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Hymnal Supplement 1991 #749

Hymnal: A Worship Book #298

Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #326

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Taizé: Songs for Prayer #28

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Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #208

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With One Voice #686

Wonder, Love, and Praise: a supplement to the Hymnal 1982 #832

Worship (4th ed.) #538

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