Composed by Jean Sibelius (1865-1957). Arranged by Lloyd Larson. Hymntune, Commitment, Discipleship, Humanity, Humility, Love, Promise, Renewal, General Worship, Sacred. Octavo. 8 pages. Published by Hope Publishing Company (HP.C5342).
Item Number: HP.C5342
Text by Gloria Gaither. Scriptural Reference: Matthew 6:9-14, Matthew 18:21-35, 1 John 3:1, 1 John 4:19, Ephesians 4:2,32, Galatians 6:2, John 15:12, Luke 11:2, Luke 17:33, Romans 8:15-17, Psalms 22:25-31.
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.