Thanksgiving Music | WORLD

By | November 25, 2022

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: In the present day is Friday, November 25. Good morning! That is The world and all in it of WORLD Radio supported by listeners. I’m Myrna Brown.

NICK EICHER, HOST: And I am Nick Eicher.

Properly, for the previous few days, culminating with Giving Tuesday, which is simply days away, we have been specializing in constructing WORLD’s International Desk.

The objective right here is to attach, practice and rent extra worldwide Christian pen friends. What we hope to do is put boots on the bottom in 100 nations over the subsequent 5 years and we ask in your assist to offer this mission an enormous enhance.

1) On-line from Porrentruy, Switzerland, WORLD correspondent Jenny Lind Schmitt. Howdy Jenny.

2) It is true, in fact. And that is not all, not simply jet lag, I suppose. How do you deal with Thanksgiving dwelling in Europe?

3) Jenny, that is the primary time now we have talked about this system collectively for the reason that World Journalism Institute, the very first WJI organized in Europe, a vital program for the expansion of the International Desk. Discuss the way it went.

4) So Jenny, as an American who has lived your grownup life in the US and Europe and does journalism, how would you charge the world press, how is information reported otherwise or equally ?

Thanks Jenny and comfortable Thanksgiving forward.

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MYRNA BROWN, HOST: This Sunday marks the beginning of the Creation season. Over the subsequent 4 weeks, Christians around the globe will put together and mirror on the approaching of Christ.

From now till Christmas, we’ll finish every Friday program with an Creation musical choice from considered one of our journalists from the worldwide workplace we simply talked about.

In the present day we launch this collection, however with a hymn of thanksgiving. And only a fast word, we’re making a Spotify and Apple Music playlist once more this 12 months. We’ll maintain them up to date all through the month so you could find the music in your personal enjoyment. We have included the hyperlink to this in right this moment’s transcript at WNG.org/podcasts.

PAUL BUTLER, JOURNALIST: All of the individuals who stay on Earth is without doubt one of the oldest hymns generally sung right this moment. Nearly each Christian denomination has a model of it of their hymns.

The English textual content is attributed to William Kethe, a Scottish clergyman who fled England throughout Queen Mary’s persecution of Protestants. Kethe finally ended up in Geneva the place he labored on the English translation of the Bible bearing town’s identify – the Geneva Bible. An/a there he wrote 25 Metrical Psalms in English – together with Psalm 100 – the textual content to All of the individuals who stay on Earth.

The tune is “Previous Hundredth”. It is without doubt one of the greatest identified tunes in all of Christendom. It’s attributed to the French musician Loys Bourgeois. The tune can also be considered one of many tunes sung at Doxology.

We start our 5 weeks of music with All of the individuals who stay on Earth– a becoming hymn of thanksgiving recorded stay on the Getty Music Worship Convention: Sing! 2018.

All of the individuals who stay on Earth


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