[Lord, have mercy] (Mass of St. Augustine)

[Lord, have mercy] (Mass of St. Augustine)

Composer: Leon Roberts
Published in 4 hymnals


Composer: Leon Roberts

Leon began his piano studies at the age of six with a local teacher he knew as "Mr. Ben." His grandmother, Mrs. Mary Bookman, became a religious mentor in the musical growth of her grandson. Being from a family of devout Baptists, Methodists and Pentecostals, he gained an integrated understanding of faith. He first learned skills of directing congregational worship at his mother's church, the First Apostolic Fire Baptized Holiness Church of Coatesville. It was there that he also had a deep personal encounter with Jesus Christ. His talents and strong faith in God were reflected in the musical groups that he formed and directed such as the "Voices of Love" and the "Jubali Movement of Southern Pennsylvania." Leon was equally talented dur… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Leon Roberts
Incipit: 33354 446
Key: E♭ Major
Source: Mass of St. Augustine
Copyright: © 1981, GIA Publications, Inc.

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)
TextPage Scan

African American Heritage Hymnal #655

Page Scan

Gather Comprehensive #247

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Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #164

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Lift Every Voice and Sing II: an African American hymnal #236

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