Lord, You Left Your Throne
SATB choir choir
Composed by Timothy R. Matthews. Arranged by Jack Schrader. Christmas, Sacred. Octavo. 8 pages. Published by Hope Publishing Company (HP.C5647).
Item Number: HP.C5647
Text by Emily E.S. Elliot. Scriptural Reference: John 1:11, Luke 2:7.
Featuring a seamlessly updated text for the classic "Thou Didst Leave Thy Throne," this new Jack Schrader setting for Christmas offers the message of the unsurpassed love of God. It is the story of Jesus' coming to earth through humility, sorrow, joy and victory, and this warm, colorful setting, complete with a new melody for the third stanza, grows to grand proportions for the climactic final stanza, and ends with a poignant, thoughtful twist.