December 8, 2012

With Hearts Renewed

We Lift Our Thoughts in Grateful Prayer

With Hearts Renewed is written by Jack May S.J. It was first published in 1964 as part of the collection, Hymns for Use at Holy Mass. It is sung to the Lutheran hymn tune, Wie Schön Leuchtet der Morgenstern (How Lovely Shines the Morning Star). Also known as Frankfort, it was first published in 1597. It was written by Phillipp Nicolai (1556-1608) with later musical arrangements added in 1730 by J.S.Bach (1685-1750). In the Liturgy of the Hours, With Hearts Renewed by Living Faith is used during Lent.


  1. Sorry to say the video above has been removed.

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