O For The Spirit of The Dove

SATB a cappella

2 min 20 seconds

Henry Alline

Plangere Editions

2nd place in the Atlantic Voices Choral Composition Competition 2013

Audio from premiere:

O for the spirit of the Dove,
  To bow this heart of mine! 
Lord let my soul enjoy thy love, 
  And find a peace divine.

O for the meekness of the Lamb, 
  To walk with thee, my God! 
Then should I feel thy lovely name, 
  And feed upon thy word.

Jesus, I long to love thee more, 
  And life divine pursue;
I love thy worship, name adore,
  In songs forever new.

Themes: nature, love, unity, peace, home, longing, sacred,

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