[We pray for peace]

[We pray for peace]

Composer: Ken Medema
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Ken Medema

Ken Medema (b. Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1943) is a song writer, composer, recording artist, and story-teller through music. Blind from birth, Ken began playing the piano at age five and studied classical music by reading Braille. He graduated from Grand Rapids Christian High School and studied music therapy at Michigan State University in Lansing, Michigan. As a music therapist in both Indiana and New Jersey, he began writing songs for hurting teenagers, an experience that helped to launch a career of writing songs on Christian life that has taken him to venues large and small all over North America and beyond. He responds to what he hears and sees in his heart at particular events, often improvising songs on the spot, offering compassion, h… Go to person page >

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Title: [We pray for peace]
Composer: Ken Medema
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: © 1993, Ken Medema Music/Brier Patch Music


We Pray for Peace

We pray for peace,
for peace among the nations.
We pray for peace,
goodwill among the people.
Till love comes down like a summer rain,
till the rivers of justice flow again,
till the day of jubilee is come,
we pray for peace upon our planet home.

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