Professor Thomas H. Troeger is ordained as a priest in the Episcopal Church and as a minister in the Presbyterian Church. He has written 20 books in the fields of preaching, poetry, hymnody and worship. He studied at Yale University, Colgate Rochester Divinity School, Dickinson College and Virginia Theological Seminary. He is also a poet whose work appears in many hymnals.
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THIRD MODE MELODY is the third of nine tunes Thomas Tallis composed for Matthew Parker's The Whole Psalter (c. 1561). This magnificent tune is worth the trouble it may take to learn. Diephouse set the text with this tune in mind, since it kept coming to him as he was working on the text. Many may kn…
Display Title: We Have the Strength to Lift and BearFirst Line: [We Have the Strength to Lift and Bear]Author: Thomas H. TroegerScripture: Mark 2:12Date: 2008Source: New Hymns for the Lectionary (Oxford University Press, 1986)
Display Title: We Have the Strength to Lift and BearFirst Line: We have the strength to lift and bearTune Title: TALLIS' THIRD TUNEAuthor: Thomas H. TroegerMeter: C.M.D.Scripture: Mark 2:1-12Date: 1995Subject: Epiphany | ; Faith and Aspiration | ; Healing | ; Hope | ; Trust | ; Year B | Epiphany 7