You Hear What I Hear?
Liturgical Use: Christmas
Text: Thomas Fischer
Tune: Do You Hear What I Hear?
Suggested Usage: Preface For Communion
You Hear What I Hear”
the Lord e'er be with you, everyone
the Lord be with you.
(echo) May the Lord be with you.
May the Lord grant His peace, everywhere
your hearts before Him
(echo) Lift your hearts before Him
(All) The Lord is born, See the Lord is here
us worship and before Him bow,
us worship, celebrate Him now.
On the night our dear Lord was betrayed
took bread and blessed it,
(echo) He took bread and blessed it
Gave it to disciples and then said,
this bread and eat it,
(echo) Take this bread and eat it
(or Pastor): This is my body, given up for you.
you eat it, e’er remember Me.
you eat it now remember Me.
In the same way, then, He took the cup.
He drank and blessed it,
(Echo) And He drank and blessed it.
“Take and drink, my blood shed for you.
(echo) Sin’s remission's giv’n
(or Pastor): For you from Me, do this evermore
each time you drink remember Me
my cov’nant made ‘tween you and Me.
song up 1 step)
(Or Soloist/Choir): Oh, give thanks to Him, the
holy Lamb of God.
the Lord of Glory!
(echo) He’s the Lord of Glory!
Bring to Him your heart, worship Him,
God’s Lamb, our Savior!
(echo) He’s God’s Lamb, our Savior!
The Child, our Lord, given for our sins.
bow down and kneel and worship Him.
receive His grace, joy and peace.
Responsive parts can be arranged any way that is convenient
for your service. The
Words of Institution may also be spoken after each
respective verse in the song. A
very good midi file that goes with this is located at:
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