God Made from One Blood

Author: Thomas H. Troeger

Professor Thomas H. Troeger is ordained as a priest in the Episcopal Church and as a minister in the Presbyterian Church. He has written 20 books in the fields of preaching, poetry, hymnody and worship. He studied at Yale University, Colgate Rochester Divinity School, Dickinson College and Virginia Theological Seminary. He is also a poet whose work appears in many hymnals. NN, Hymnary Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: God made from one blood all the families of earth
Title: God Made from One Blood
Author: Thomas H. Troeger
Meter: 11.11.11.11
Language: English
Copyright: © 1991, Oxford University Press
Article: God Made from One Blood All the Families of Earth by Thomas H. Troeger (from "The Hymn")

Tune

ST. DENIO

ST. DENIO is based on "Can mlynedd i nawr" ("A Hundred Years from Now"), a traditional Welsh ballad popular in the early nineteenth century. It was first published as a hymn tune in John Roberts's Caniadau y Cyssegr (Hymns of the Sanctuary, 1839). The tune title refers to St. Denis, the patron saint…

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FOUNDATION

The anonymous tune FOUNDATION first appeared in Joseph Funk's A Compilation of Genuine Church Music (1832) as a setting for this text (there it was called PROTECTION). The tune was also published with the text in Southern Harmony and Sacred Harp. The ancestors of Joseph Funk (b. Lancaster County, PA…

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DORIAN


Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)

Celebrating Grace Hymnal #686

Chalice Hymnal #500

Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #291

Moravian Book of Worship #678

Sing the Faith #2170

The Faith We Sing #2170

The New Century Hymnal #427

Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #554

Worship (4th ed.) #749

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