Please give today to support Hymnary.org during one of only two fund drives we run each year. Each month, Hymnary serves more than 1 million users from around the globe, thanks to the generous support of people like you, and we are so grateful. 

Tax-deductible donations can be made securely online using this link.

Alternatively, you may write a check to CCEL and mail it to:
Christian Classics Ethereal Library, 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Halleluya

Representative text cannot be shown for this hymn due to copyright.

Translator: Patrick Matsikenyiri

(no biographical information available about Patrick Matsikenyiri.) Go to person page >

Translator: Dan Damon

Daniel Charles Damon (b. 1955) is an internationally published writer of hymn texts and tunes and is Associate Editor of Hymnody for Hope Publishing Company, Carol Stream, Illinois. Damon is also a jazz pianist and has played in many hotels and clubs in the San Francisco Bay area. He holds degrees from Greenville College, Greenville, Illinois (BME, 1977) and Pacific School of Religion, Berkeley, California (MDiv, 1987). He is an ordained Elder in the United Methodist Church in the San Francisco Bay area and a life member of the Hymn Society in the United States and Canada. Several single-author collections of Damon's hymns have been published: Faith Will Sing (Carol Stream, 1993), The Sound of Welcome (Carol Stream, 1998), To the Thirsty… Go to person page >

Author: Dumisani Maraire

(no biographical information available about Dumisani Maraire.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Ngarikudzwe zuva iro anomuka
Title: Halleluya
Original Language: Shona
Translator: Patrick Matsikenyiri
Translator: Dan Damon
Author: Dumisani Maraire
Place of Origin: Zimbabwe
Language: English; Shona
Refrain First Line: Halleluya, halleluya
Copyright: © Zimbabwe East Annual Conference; English tr. © 2004 Patrick Matsikenyiri and Dan Damon, admin. by the General Board of Global Ministries t/a GBGMusik

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Global Praise 3 #22

Audio

Global Songs for Worship #3

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us