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Author (Refrain): Joseph Gelineau
Joseph Gelineau (1920-2008)
Gelineau's translation and musical settings of the psalms have achieved nearly universal usage in the Christian church of the Western world. These psalms faithfully recapture the Hebrew poetic structure and images. To accommodate this structure his psalm tones were designed to express the asymmetrical three-line/four-line design of the psalm texts. He collaborated with R. Tournay and R. Schwab and reworked the Jerusalem Bible Psalter. Their joint effort produced the Psautier de la Bible de Jerusalem and recording Psaumes, which won the Gran Prix de L' Academie Charles Cros in 1953.
The musical settings followed four years later. Shortly after, the Gregorian Institute of America published Twenty-four Psalms… Go to person page >
Display Title: Psalm 23 (King James Version)First Line: My shepherd is the LordTune Title: [My shepherd is the Lord]Scripture: Psalm 23:1Date: 1989Subject: Adoration and Praise | ; Assurance | ; Christian Year | Christ the King; Christian Year | Easter; Christian Year | Lent; Comfort | ; Eternal Life | ; Funerals and Memorial Services | ; Providence | ; The Glory of the Triune God | ProvidenceSource: Grail version
Display Title: Psalm 23First Line: My shepherd is the LordTune Title: [My shepherd is the Lord]Scripture: Psalm 23Date: 1989Subject: Assurance | ; Christian Year | Christ the King; Christian Year | Easter; Christian Year | Lent; Comfort | ; Eternal Life | ; Funerals and Memorial Services | ; Psalter |