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The Power of the Cross (Oh, to See the Dawn)

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Author: Keith Getty

Keith Getty (b. December 16, 1974) is a world-renowned modern hymn writer. Keith developed a passion for writing good songs for the church in his twenties, and began writing for his small Baptist church. He writes and performs with his wife, Kristyn and they regularly tour the United States and the United Kingdom. (Also known as Julian Keith Getty) Laura de Jong Go to person page >

Author: Stuart Townend

Stuart Townend (b. 1963) grew up in West Yorkshire, England, the youngest son of an Anglican vicar. He started learning piano at a young age, and began writing music at age 22. He has produced albums for Keith Routledge and Vinesong, among many others, and has also released eight solo albums to date. Some of his better-known songs include “How Deep the Father’s Love,” “The King of Love,” and “The Power of the Cross.” He continues to work closely with friends Keith and Kristyn Getty, and is currently a worship leader in Church of Christ the King in Brighton, where he lives with wife Caroline, and children Joseph, Emma and Eden. Laura de Jong Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Oh, to see the dawn of the darkest day
Title: The Power of the Cross (Oh, to See the Dawn)
Author: Keith Getty
Author: Stuart Townend
Meter: with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: This the power of the cross
Copyright: © 2005 Thank-you Music/admin. Music Services



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Singing the New Testament #105

The Christian Life Hymnal #166

Worship and Song #3085

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