EL SHADDAI

Composer: Michael Card

Michael Card (born April 11, 1957) is an American Christian singer-songwriter, musician, author, and radio host from Franklin, Tennessee. He is best known for his contributions in contemporary Christian music, which couple folk-style melodies and instrumentation with lyrics that stem from intensive study of the Bible. Since his debut in 1981, he has sold more than 4 million albums and has written 19 No. 1 singles. He has also authored several books, including Gold Medallion Book Award winner A Sacred Sorrow. Card was born in Madison, Tennessee as the son of a doctor and grandson of a Baptist minister. He received Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Biblical Studies from Western Kentucky University, and was awarded the university's "Distin… Go to person page >

Composer: John Thompson

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Tune Information

Composer: Michael Card (1981)
Composer: John Thompson (1981)
Meter: Irregular
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: © 1981 Mole End Music

Texts

El Shaddai

El Shaddai, El Shaddai, El Elyoh na Adonai;
age to age you're still the same by the power of the name.
El Shaddai, El Shaddai, Erkahmka na Adonai;
we will praise and lift you high, El Shaddai.

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Through your love and through the lamb

Through your love and through the lamb,
you saved the son of Abraham,
through the power of your hand
you turned the sea into dry land.
To the outcast on her knees
you were God who really sees,
and by your might you set your children free.

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Instances

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Mil Voces para Celebrar: Himnario Metodista #45

Sing Joyfully #18

The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #36

Audio

The United Methodist Hymnal #123

The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement II #54

Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #42

찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship: the Korean-English Presbyterian hymnal and service book #77

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