|The Spirit of God Rests on Me|
The Spirit of God was written by Lucien Deiss, C.S.Sp. (1921-2007). It was first published in 1970 as part of the collection: Biblical Hymns and Psalms, Volume II. Fr. Deiss was a Priest of the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Known as Holy Ghost Fathers or Spiritans, from their founding in 1703, they have been dedicated to serving the poor and marginalized, and proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ. In the Liturgy of the Hours, The Spirit of God is used at Pentecost.