Composer: Andraé Crouch

Born in San Francisco on July 1, 1942, and raised in Los Angeles, Andraé Edward Crouch was the son of bivocational-pastor parents Benjamin and Catherine Crouch. He has recounted that he received the gift of music as a child, when his father was called as a guest preacher and pastoral candidate to a small rural church that had no musicians. He began playing for them at the age of 11. He wrote his first gospel song at 14, and formed his first band, the COGICS, in 1960. In 1965 he formed The Disciples, which lasted until 1979, and as a protegé of Audrey Mieir, Ralph Carmichael, and other leading Contemporary Christian Music artists of the time, went on to win a total of nine Grammies, and numerous other awards. He wrote his first well-kn… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Andraé Crouch (1978)
Meter: Irregular
Key: F Major
Copyright: © 1976, Bud John Songs, Inc./Crouch Music/ASCAP


Instances (1 - 35 of 35)

African American Heritage Hymnal #193

Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #49

Baptist Hymnal 1991 #192

Baptist Hymnal 2008 #599

Celebrating Grace Hymnal #562

Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #749

Evangelical Lutheran Worship #439

Gather (3rd ed.) #865

Gather Comprehensive #770

Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #758

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Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #384

Hymnal: A Worship Book #611

Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #218

Hymns of Promise: a large print songbook #145


Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #691

Lift Every Voice and Sing II: an African American hymnal #14


Lift Up Your Hearts: psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs #482

Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #704

Renew! Songs & Hymns for Blended Worship #276

Sing Joyfully #559

Sing With Me #149


Sing! A New Creation #106

Singing Our Faith: a hymnal for young Catholics #249

Songs for Life #194

The Celebration Hymnal: songs and hymns for worship #757

The Covenant Hymnal: a worshipbook #750

The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #551

The United Methodist Hymnal #706

The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement II #187

The Worshiping Church #677

This Far By Faith: an African American resource for worship #38

With One Voice #744

Worship (4th ed.) #861

Worship and Rejoice #523

찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship: the Korean-English Presbyterian hymnal and service book #385

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