Wait for the Lord

Prepare the way for the Lord, Make straight a path for him

Author: Communauté de Taizé (1984)
Tune: WAIT FOR THE LORD
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Communauté de Taizé

The Taizé Community is a community ecumenical based in Taize in France. Founded in 1940 by Brother Roger, it brings together a hundred brothers from around the world and have chosen to live together a life of prayer and celibacy in simplicity. The unity of Christian denominations and care for young adults are among the commitments of the Community since its inception. The Taizé Community was founded in Taizé in 1940 by Brother Roger Schutz, with the goal of "building a life together in which the gospel of reconciliation would be a concretely lived reality" . During the war he helps people in difficulty and hosts German refugees. In 1942, the Gestapo threatened to arrest brother Roger, who fled to Switzerland until the end of the wa… Go to person page >

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)

Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #276

Page Scan

Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #949

Page Scan

Gather Comprehensive #332

Page Scan

Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #340

Hymnal Supplement 1991 #726

Page Scan

Renew! Songs & Hymns for Blended Worship #278

Sing Glory: Hymns, Psalms and Songs for a New Century #342

Page Scan

Taizé: Songs for Prayer #30

Worship (4th ed.) #410

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements