Composer: Carl Schalk

Carl F. Schalk (b. Des Plaines, IL, 1929) is professor of music emeritus at Concordia University, River Forest, Illinois, where he taught church music since 1965. He completed gradu­ate work at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York, and at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Missouri. From 1952 to 1956 he taught and directed music at Zion Lutheran Church in Wausau, Wisconsin, and from 1958 to 1965 served as director of music for the International Lutheran Hour. Honored as a Fellow of the Hymn Society in the United States and Canada in 1992, Schalk was editor of the Church Music journal (1966-1980), a member of the committee that prepared the Lutheran Book of Worship (1978), and a widely published composer of church music. Included… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Carl Schalk (1983)
Incipit: 34553 12342 34536
Key: C Major
Copyright: Copyright © 1983 by G.I.A. Publications, Inc. Chicago, Illinois. All rights reserved.


God of the Sparrow

God of the sparrow
God of the whale
God of the swirling stars
How does the creature say Awe
How does the creature say Praise

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Dios de las aves


Instances (1 - 20 of 20)

A New Hymnal for Colleges and Schools #57

Cáliz de Bendiciones #37

Chalice Hymnal #70

Common Praise (1998) #414

Evangelical Lutheran Worship #740

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Glory to God #22

Hymnal Supplement 1991 #831

Hymnal Supplement II #38

Hymns for a Pilgrim People #32

Hymns of Truth & Light #98

Mil Voces para Celebrar #37

Moravian Book of Worship #462

Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #485

The New Century Hymnal #32

The Presbyterian Hymnal #272


The United Methodist Hymnal #122

Voices United #229

Worship (4th ed.) #577

Worship and Rejoice #29

찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship #59

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