Photo of waterfall, Lake District, 2000

I was glad

Psalm 121

  • Refrain:
    I was glad when I heard them say,
    "Let us go to the house of God!"
    for there the peace of God
    will reign for ever more.
  • Cantor:
    Peace will come, shalom;
    peace will come, shalom;
    peace will come; shalom, sha-lom, peace.
© 1995 Mick Truman

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themes in this song:

peace, kingdom of heaven, house of God, shalom

liturgical use:

responsorial psalm:
A1 (Year A), Christ the King (Year C), Common Psalm for the last weeks of year, For unit of Christians