Psalm 116: Our Blessing-Cup

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How can I make a return to the Lord

Versifier: Marty Haugen
Tune: [How can I make a return to the Lord] (Haugen)
Published in 5 hymnals

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Versifier: Marty Haugen

Marty Haugen (b. 1950), is a prolific liturgical composer with many songs included in hymnals across the liturgical spectrum of North American hymnals and beyond, with many songs translated into different languages. He was raised in the American Lutheran Church, received a BA in psychology from Luther College, yet found his first position as a church musician in a Roman Catholic parish at a time when the Roman Catholic Church was undergoing profound liturgical and musical changes after Vatican II. Finding a vocation in that parish to provide accessible songs for worship, he continued to compose and to study, receiving an MA in pastoral studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul Minnesota. A number of liturgical settings were prepar… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: How can I make a return to the Lord
Title: Psalm 116: Our Blessing-Cup
Versifier: Marty Haugen
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Our blessing-cup is a communion
Copyright: © 1983, GIA Publications, Inc.



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Gather (3rd ed.) #78

Gather Comprehensive #107

Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #63

RitualSong (2nd ed.) #92

RitualSong #155

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