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The Right Hand of God

Author: Patrick Prescod Meter: 11.8.12.10 Appears in 22 hymnals Matching Instances: 22 First Line: The right hand of God is writing in our land

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LE MANO DE DIOS

Meter: 5.6.8.6.6.10 Appears in 27 hymnals Matching Instances: 20 Composer and/or Arranger: Noel Dexter Tune Key: F Major Incipit: 51123 14445 31123 Used With Text: The Right Hand of God

[The right hand of God is writing in our land]

Appears in 1 hymnal Matching Instances: 1 Composer and/or Arranger: Umilta McShine; P. E. P. Tune Key: D Major Incipit: 51111 34555 65135 Used With Text: The Right Hand of God

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The Right Hand of God

Author: Patrick Prescod Hymnal: Evangelical Lutheran Worship #889 (2006) Meter: 5.6.8.6.6.10 Topics: National Songs; Justice, Peace; National Songs Languages: English Tune Title: LA MANO DE DIOS

The Right Hand of God

Author: Patrick Prescod Hymnal: Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #790 (2012) First Line: The right hand of God is writing in our land Topics: Daily Life and Work; Labor; Country, Nation; Providence Languages: English Tune Title: [The right hand of God is writing in our land]

The right hand of God is writing in our land

Author: Patrick Eugene Prescod Hymnal: Singing the Faith #715 (2011) Topics: Justice and Peace Scripture: Amos 5:14-15 Languages: English Tune Title: THE RIGHT HAND OF GOD

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Patrick Prescod

1932 - 2013 Author of "The Right Hand of God" in Evangelical Lutheran Worship Patrick Prescod was born in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. He was a virtuosic pianist. He studied at Trinity College of Music in London, then returned to St. Vincent and the Grenadines, taught music, led The Kingston Chorale and Cantemus, and worked as the Music Director for the Education Ministry from 1979-1982. He edited the Caribbean hymnal Sing A New Song No. 3. Prescod tried to integrate the familiar cultural features, rhythms, and musical forms into the unfamiliar context of worship. Dianne Shapiro

Noel Dexter

1938 - 2019 Composer of "LA MANO DE DIOS" in Evangelical Lutheran Worship Noel Dexter was born on December 21, 1938 and grew up in Port Antonio, Portland, Jamaica. He studied ethnomusicology and church music at the University of West Indies, in the United Kingdom and in the United States. He founded and led the Kingston Singers as well as other theatrical productions. For 25 years he was director of music at the University of West Indies, Mona, While there he lead the University Singers, until 2012, when he retired. He composed many hymns, anthems, and arrangements. Dianne Shapiro, from "Music Great, Noel Dexter, Remembered" in "The Gleaner," August 19, 2019 (accessed online 8/6/2020)

Carlton R. Young

b. 1926 Person Name: Carlton (Sam) Raymond Young (b. 1926) Arranger of "RIGHT HAND" in Church Hymnary (4th ed.)