Five Songs of Faith

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Five Songs of Faith is a new new setting of the Service with Communion for the Lutheran Church of Australia.

It has been composed by Simon Schmidt and is a project of the LCA’s Commission on Worship.

The five songs are:
–          Lord Have Mercy (Kyrie)
–          Glory to God (Gloria)
–          Holy Holy (Sanctus)
–          Lamb of God (Agnus Dei)
–          Lord, now let your servant go (Nunc Dimittis)

Full music scores and lead scores are included.  The book is spiral bound to allow easy opening on music stands and is in an A4 format.  It is designed for band members, keyboard players and organists alike.  A5 versions of the lead scores are also provided for ease of copying into bulletins or projecting (for which permission is given) to help congregations learn the new music. A free CD featuring different versions and backing tracks is included when you purchase the book.

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DOWNLOAD SIMPLE VERSIONS OF MELODY LINES for inclusion in service order booklets/ bulletins (Word document) or just the lyrics (Word document) here:

When reproducing the lyrics on screen or in print, please include the following acknowledgment:
Five Songs of Faith
composed by Simon Schmidt (2013). Used with permission.

Five Songs of Faith- Melody lines

Five Songs of Faith – Lyrics


01 LordhavemercyFull

02 Lord have mercyLead

03 GlorytoGodFull

04 GlorytoGodLead

05 Holy,HolyFull

06 Holy,HolyLead

07 LambofGodFull

08 LambofGodLead

09 LordnowletyourservantgoFull

10 LordnowletyourservantgoLead

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Piano + male vocal Piano + guitar+ male vocal Band + female vocal Piano only (including melody) Piano and guitar only Band only
01 Lord Have Mercy 06 Lord Have Mercy 11 Lord Have Mercy 16 Lord Have Mercy 21 Lord Have Mercy 26 Lord Have Mercy
02 Glory To God 07 Glory To God 12 Glory To God 17 Glory To God 22 Glory To God 27 Glory To God
03 Holy Holy 08 Holy Holy 13 Holy Holy 18 Holy Holy 23 Holy Holy 28 Holy Holy
04 Lamb Of God 09 Lamb Of God 14 Lamb Of God 19 Lamb Of God 24 Lamb Of God 29 Lamb Of God
05 Lord Now Let 10 Lord Now Let 15 Lord Now Let 20 Lord Now Let 25 Lord Now Let 30 Lord Now Let