[When pain and sorrow weigh us down]

[When pain and sorrow weigh us down]

Composer: Marty Haugen
Published in 12 hymnals

Composer: Marty Haugen

Marty Haugen (b. 1950), is a prolific liturgical composer with many songs included in hymnals across the liturgical spectrum of North American hymnals and beyond, with many songs translated into different languages. He was raised in the American Lutheran Church, received a BA in psychology from Luther College, yet found his first position as a church musician in a Roman Catholic parish at a time when the Roman Catholic Church was undergoing profound liturgical and musical changes after Vatican II. Finding a vocation in that parish to provide accessible songs for worship, he continued to compose and to study, receiving an MA in pastoral studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul Minnesota. A number of liturgical settings were prepar… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [When pain and sorrow weigh us down]
Composer: Marty Haugen
Incipit: 23434 56551 17534
Key: D Major
Copyright: © 1982, GIA Publications, Inc.



Organ Solo

  • Jubilate Volume IV
    Composer/Editors James W. Kosnik; J. Michael McMahon; Jeffrey Honore
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (2009) pp. 10
  • Gift of Finest Wheat: Organ Settings
    Composer/Editor Ron Schmoltze
    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (2004) pp. 13

Piano Solo


Instances (1 - 12 of 12)

Breaking Bread (Vol. 39) #461

Catholic Book of Worship III #482

Common Praise (1998) #548

Gather (3rd ed.) #728

Gather Comprehensive #638

Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #616

Glory and Praise (3rd. ed.) #645

Hymnal Supplement 1991 #796

Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #595

RitualSong (2nd ed.) #819

RitualSong #758

Worship (4th ed.) #713

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