Our God Provides

Our God provides for us and knows us each by name

Author: Huub Oosterhuis; Translator: Tony Barr
Tune: GELUKKIG IS HET LAND
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Author: Huub Oosterhuis

Hubertus Gerardus Josephus Henricus Oosterhuis (born 1 November 1933, Amsterdam) is a controversial Dutch theologian and poet. He is mainly known for his contribution to Christian music and liturgy in the Dutch language, used in both Protestant and Roman Catholic churches, although there is much Catholic opposition to his work, which has resulted in the banning of several songs in certain dioceses. He is the author of over 60 books and at the time of over 700 hymns, songs, Psalms (often in an own interpretation), and prayers. Oosterhuis was a Jesuit and is a Roman Catholic priest. In 1954, inspired by Che Guevara who said that churches have the potential to transform the social structure of society, Oosterhuis combined his priesthood… Go to person page >

Translator: Tony Barr

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First Line: Our God provides for us and knows us each by name
Title: Our God Provides
Author: Huub Oosterhuis
Translator: Tony Barr
Meter: 12.12.12.12
Language: English
Copyright: © 1972, 1990, TEAM publications. Published by OCP Publications

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Journeysongs (2nd ed.) #652

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