El Señor Es Mi Fuerza

Tú me guías por sendas de justicia

Author: Juan A. Espinosa (1972)
Published in 16 hymnals

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Author: Juan A. Espinosa

Born: 1940, Badajoz, Spain. Internationally recognized as one of the leading composers of Spanish liturgical music, Juan Antonio Espinosa composes songs that emphasize hope for the oppressed, social justice, and the power of faith. Currently, he directs the Association for the Promotion of Religious Music (APROMUR) in Spain and serves as a liturgical musician at San Estanislao Parish in Madrid. After living for a time in Peru, Juan published music reflecting the Andes style and Latin American social realities. Hispanic assemblies in the U.S. are familiar with Juan's uplifting music through his songs in the OCP collections Pescador de Hombres and Resucitó, and in Cánticos, Segunda Edición, Misal Del Día, Unidos En Cristo Música an… Go to person page >

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First Line: Tú me guías por sendas de justicia
Title: El Señor Es Mi Fuerza
Author: Juan A. Espinosa (1972)
Place of Origin: Spain
Language: Spanish
Refrain First Line: El Señor es mi fuerza
Notes: English translation: "You still call us to walk in paths of justice" by Juan A. Espinosa
Copyright: © 1972 Juan Espinosa, publicado por OCP Publications



FUERZA is the Spanish word for "fortress" or "refuge" (see both Psalm 46 and the text). The repeated refrain or antiphon is intended for unison singing, but the melody of the stanzas suggests two-part singing in typically Spanish parallel thirds. Try using a duet or two-part choir on the stanzas and…

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Instances (1 - 16 of 16)

Cáliz de Bendiciones #246

Cancionero Abierto #7

Cantemos al Señor #28

Celebremos II #6

El Himnario #344

El Himnario Presbiteriano #344

Flor y Canto #382

Flor Y Canto (2nd ed.) #674

Flor y Canto (3rd ed.) #662

Himnos de Vida y Luz #67

La Iglesia Canta #252

Mil Voces para Celebrar #246

Text InfoTune InfoAudio

Psalter Hymnal (Gray) #610

The Covenant Hymnal #69

Toda La Iglesia Canta #78

With Heart and Voice #145

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