Jesus Christ is waiting (StF 251)

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Jesus Christ is waiting 

Source: Singing the Faith: 251
Words: John L. Bell, Graham Maule
Music: “Noel Nouvelet” trad French arr Paul Leddington Wright
Metre: 65.65.D
Verses: 5

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Ideas for use

This works well with just rhythmical accompaniment, for example with a tabor, if available, or a bodhran.

Consider, too, dividing each verse into two “voices” for each group of four lines e.g. worship leader (lines 1-4) and congregation (lines 5-8)

More information

Also see More about the metaphor (#3 in our series about Jesus’ ministry as reflected in hymns).


Categories: 65.65.D., Bell, John L. (auth), France, Maule, Graham, Noël Nouvelet, Reconciliation and Healing, The Ministry of Jesus, Wright, Paul Leddington.

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