I Then Shall Live composed by Jean Sibelius (1865-1957). Arranged by Lloyd Larson. For 3-5 octave handbell choir. Level 2+. Handbell score. 8 pages. Published by Hope Publishing Company (HP.2631).
This hymn text, written by Gloria Gaither, captures the experience of forgiveness and love with positive, resolute words of commitment, which are perfectly matched with Jean Sibelius' stirring tune Finlandia. Arranger Lloyd Larson's straightforward choral setting with piano accompaniment builds to a mighty ending, portraying the power and glory of God.