I Am the Bread of Life (Yo Soy el Pan de Vida)

Author: Suzanne Toolan

Suzanne Toolan, RSM On the first Friday of every month, Taizé evening prayer around the cross is celebrated in the chapel at Mercy Center, a retreat facility in Burlingame, California. The event attract hundreds every month who gather to sing the music of Taizé, to hear God's word, and to reflect in the atmosphere of candlelight. the director of this prayer experience is Sister Suzanne Toolan, RSM. most of us know her as the composer of "I Am the Bread of Life." Born in Lansing, Michigan, Sister Suzanne moved to Hollywood at age seventeen. It was in Hollywood she became a student of Richard Keys Biggs. After her profession as a Sister of Mercy, she earned a masters degree in humanities and then began her teaching career. In addition… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I am the bread of life, They who come to me shall not hunger
Title: I Am the Bread of Life (Yo Soy el Pan de Vida)
Original Language: English
Author: Suzanne Toolan
Meter: Irregular with refrain
Language: English; Spanish
Refrain First Line: And I will raise them up
Copyright: © 1966, 1970, 1986, 1993, GIA Publications, Inc.



You have access to this FlexScore.
General Settings
Stanza Selection
Voice Selection
Text size:
Music size:
Transpose (Half Steps):
Contacting server...
Contacting server...

Questions? Check out the FAQ

A separate copy of this score must be purchased for each choir member. If this score will be projected or included in a bulletin, usage must be reported to a licensing agent (e.g. CCLI, OneLicense, etc).

This is a preview of your FlexScore.


Instances (1 - 25 of 25)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #323
Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #299
Evangelical Lutheran Worship #485Page Scan
Gather (3rd ed.) #945Page Scan
Gather Comprehensive #828Page Scan
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #822Page Scan
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #522Text InfoFlexscoreAudioPage Scan
Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #335
Hymnal Supplement 1991 #762Page Scan
Hymnal: A Worship Book #472
Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #s.10
Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #755
Lift Up Your Hearts: psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs #842Page Scan
Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #750Page Scan
Renew! Songs & Hymns for Blended Worship #246
Scripture Song Database #1587
Scripture Song Database #1591
Sing! A New Creation #152AudioPage Scan
Singing Our Faith: a hymnal for young Catholics #235Page Scan
The Covenant Hymnal: a worshipbook #557
Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #535
With One Voice #702Page Scan
Worship (3rd ed.) #738Page Scan
Worship (4th ed.) #950
Worship and Rejoice #703Page Scan
Include 1 pre-1979 instance
Suggestions or corrections? Contact us