We Bloomed In Spring

Instrumentation/Voicing: 
SSAATTBB, a cappella

This short, beautiful text speaks for itself.

Audio: 

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Catalog Number: 
HP04-28
Duration: 
3:00
Total Pages: 
10
Commissioned By: 
Philip Brunelle and Plymouth Congregational Church
Premiere
Premiere Date: 
05/11/2014
Premiere Ensemble: 
Plymouth Congregational Church Senior Choir
Premiere Conductor: 
Philip Brunelle
Text
Text Author or Source: 
Daniel Ladinsky
Language: 
English
Text: 

I WILL JUST SAY THIS

We
bloomed in Spring.

Our bodies
are the leaves of God.

The apparent seasons of life and death
our eyes can suffer;

but our souls, dear. I will just say this forthright:
they are God
Himself,

we will never perish
unless He
does.

-Daniel Ladinsky
Words of St. Teresa of Avila from Love Poems from God
translated by Daniel Ladinsky.
Copyright ©2002 Daniel Ladinsky and used with his permission.