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Eat This Bread

I am the bread of life, The true bread sent from the Father

Author: Communauté de Taizé ; Adapter: Robert J. Batastini, b. 1942 (1984)
Tune: EAT THIS BREAD
Communion Songs
Published in 20 hymnals

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Author: Communauté de Taizé

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Adapter: Robert J. Batastini, b. 1942

Robert J. Batastini is the retired vice president and senior editor of GIA Publications, Inc., Chicago. Bob has over fifty-five years of service in pastoral music ministry, having served several parishes in the Archdiocese of Chicago and one in the Diocese of Joliet. He served as executive editor and project director for the Worship hymnals (three editions), Gather hymnals (three editions), Catholic Community Hymnal, and as executive editor of RitualSong. In 1993 he became the first recipient of the Father Lawrence Heimann Citation for lifetime contribution to church music and liturgy in the U.S., awarded by St. Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana, and was named "Pastoral Musician of the Year-2000" by the National Association of Pasto… Go to person page >

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EAT THIS BREAD

Like JESUS, REMEMBER ME (217), EAT THIS BREAD is a meditative chorus intended to be sung repeatedly and accompanied with various descants; repetitions are more natural when sung as refrains to the solo stanzas. Sing this chorus in harmony without accompaniment, with a song leader indicating dynamics…

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Ancient and Modern #442

Breaking Bread (Vol. 39) #335

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Common Praise (1998) #63

Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #926

Gather Comprehensive #838

Glory and Praise (3rd. ed.) #505

Hymnal Supplement 1991 #772

Hymnal Supplement II #59

Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #753

One in Faith #536

One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism #199

Renew! Songs and Hymns for Blended Worship #228

RitualSong (2nd ed.) #1033

RitualSong #928

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Sing! A New Creation #254

Singing the Faith #583

Taizé #7

This Far By Faith #125

Together in Song #714

Worship (4th ed.) #943

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