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Simei Monteiro is a Brazilian poet, composer, translator, author and editor. She was Born in Belém, PA, Brazil in 1943. Her songs and translations appear in several hymn books and collections of sacred songs in Brazil, Latin America, USA, Europe, and Asia.
She has a degree in Portuguese, French Language and Literature, and a Degree in Artistic Education. She is interested in worship and the arts, and her book: The Song of Life, explores the relationship between Hymnody and Theology.
Until 2010, she was a missionary of The United Methodist Church, serving with the World Council of Churches (WCC), in Geneva, Switzerland, in the position of Worship Consultant.
Simei is married to a Methodist pastor and has two adult daughters, two g… Go to person page >
Display Title: When o'er the hills (Al despuntar en la loma el día)First Line: When o'er the hills morning light is breakingTune Title: [When o'er the hills morning light is breaking]Author: Heber Romero; S T Kimbrough, Jr.Date: 2004Subject: Morning Hymns |Source: La Liturgia Criolla
Display Title: Al despuntar en la loma el día (When o'er the Hills Morning Light Is BreakingFirst Line: Al despuntar en el loma el día (When o'er the hills morning light is breaking)Tune Title: [Al despuntar en el loma el día]Author: Heber Romero; Simei Monteiro, n. 1943; S. T. Kimbrough, Jr., n. 1936Scripture: Psalm 87:1-2; Lamentations 3:22-24Date: 2019Subject: Alabanza | ; Praise | ; Creation | ; Creación |