We Are God's Work of Art (Somos la Creación de Dios)

Hymn on One License

When we were dead in sin (Cuando en pecado morimos)

Author: Marty Haugen; Translator (Spanish): Donna Peña
Tune: [When we were dead in sin]
Published in 2 hymnals

Representative text cannot be shown for this hymn due to copyright.
See page scan previews below.

Author: Marty Haugen

Marty Haugen (b. 1950), is a prolific liturgical composer with many songs included in hymnals across the liturgical spectrum of North American hymnals and beyond, with many songs translated into different languages. He was raised in the American Lutheran Church, received a BA in psychology from Luther College, yet found his first position as a church musician in a Roman Catholic parish at a time when the Roman Catholic Church was undergoing profound liturgical and musical changes after Vatican II. Finding a vocation in that parish to provide accessible songs for worship, he continued to compose and to study, receiving an MA in pastoral studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul Minnesota. A number of liturgical settings were prepar… Go to person page >

Translator (Spanish): Donna Peña

(no biographical information available about Donna Peña.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: When we were dead in sin (Cuando en pecado morimos)
Title: We Are God's Work of Art (Somos la Creación de Dios)
English Title: We Are God's Work of Art
Author: Marty Haugen
Translator (Spanish): Donna Peña
Language: English; Spanish
Refrain First Line: We are God's work of art (Somos la creación de Dios)
Copyright: © 1991, GIA Publications, Inc.



Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Gather Comprehensive #808

RitualSong #901

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us