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Author Troeger, Thomas H., 1945-
Title Above the moon earth rises : hymn texts, anthems, and poems for a new creation / Thomas H. Troeger.
Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2002]

Author Troeger, Thomas H., 1945-
Subject Hymns, English -- Texts.
Christian poetry, American.
Description xii, 108 pages ; 24 cm
Note Includes indexes.
ISBN 9780193864191 (pbk. : alk paper)
0193864193 (pbk. : alk paper)
OCLC # 46640679
Table of Contents
1Above the Moon Earth Rises2
2God Saw that Earth Was Good3
3Aspen at Dusk4
4How Bright the Dawn, the Sun's First Ray4
5Each Breath is Borrowed Air8
6Wind over the Plain9
7What Wind Would Carry?9
8I Love a Hint of Winter11
9Angels Visit when We Sing14
10Sing to God as Sings the Ocean15
11The Crickets Chanting through the Night16
12By Mortal Love Our Hearts Are Drawn18
13Love is a Thin Flame19
14Love Simple Things to Train the Heart19
15Seeded in the Stars21
16Jesu. Jesu25
17With Holy Anger, Christ26
18Yes, I Know We Both Agreed27
19Let Jove Rise from His Couch of Clouds29
20Born in a Barn where Cows and Sheep32
21Disturbed by Light32
22Angel and Star34
23Cameo Angel34
24Are You a Shepherd?35
25One Gift the Magi Bore36
26Directions for Magi36
27God Weeps with Us Who Weep and Mourn40
28Cradle Lament40
29Come in Silence, Named but Nameless41
30Traveler, Are You Passing Through?44
31We're Sailing, We're Sailing45
32Come with Moses to the Mountain45
33Come to the Mountain46
34Come, Join Us as We Journey50
35The Land Promises More to the Eye52
36From Many Different Ancient Springs53
37Somewhere I Have Never Traveled55
38Welcome, Welcome! The Door is Open56
39Through Our Beating Hearts Remind Us58
40Thanks Be to God for Teachers59
41Obelisks, Stelae, Sculpted Sarcophagi61
42Two Poems from Those Who Have Lost Language62
43It is Lonely63
44Safe Landing on a Distant Shore65
45For God Risk Everything!68
46To My Equestrian Friend69
47We Live in that Far Future70
48The Bush in Flame but not Consumed71
49God, Whose Word from Age to Age72
50The Church under Reconstruction73
51Christ Still Walks these Wooded Hills76
52As the Seed that Cleaves a Stone77
53Where the Cross Still Casts its Shadow78
54Put Out from Shore to Cast Your Nets78
55Like Stars Positioned Far Apart80
56We Have Met Christ Raised and Living82
57How Much We Owe to Those Who Live83
58Look Who Gathers at Christ's Table!84
59We Look Down Deep to Look Out Far85
 Notes on Meter, Scriptural References, and Occasion87
 Metrical Index95
 Index by Scripture References97
 Index by Theme and Image101
 Index by First Line and Title107