Like a Bird

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Like a bird that spreads her wings to gather in her young

Author: Delores Dufner
Tune: WAKE US
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Delores Dufner

Delores Dufner is a member of St. Benedict’s Monastery in St. Joseph, Minnesota, with Master's Degrees in Liturgical Music and Liturgical Studies. She is currently a member and a Fellow of The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada, the National Pastoral Musicians (NPM), the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP), and the Monastic Worship Forum. Delores is a writer of liturgical, scripturally based hymn and song texts which have a broad ecumenical appeal and are contracted or licensed by 34 publishers in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Australia, and China. She has received more than 50 commissions to write texts for special occasions or needs and has published over 200 hymns, many of which h… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Like a bird that spreads her wings to gather in her young
Title: Like a Bird
Author: Delores Dufner
Meter: 13.13.7.7 with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Come and wake us, come and wake us
Copyright: © 2011, GIA Publications, Inc.

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Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Gather (3rd ed.) #408

RitualSong (2nd ed.) #506

Worship (4th ed.) #397

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