Before the world began (StF 101)

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Before the world began,
one Word was there

Source: Singing the Faith: 101
Words: John L. Bell, Graham Maule
Music: “Incarnation” by John L. Bell
Metre: 64.64.66.64.
Verses: 4

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Ideas for use

Consider beginning with a solo voice (perhaps unaccomanied) and increasing the number of voices in each verse.

Categories: 64.64.66.64., Advent, Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Christmas, Creation and Providence, Incarnation, Maule, Graham, Nature and Mystery of God.

One Response to Before the world began (StF 101)

  1. David Musgrave says:

    Worth noting that this hymn works rather well to the tune “Gabriel’s Message” (187), with slight adjustment to the last line.

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