On Eagle’s Wings
- 1.On Eagle's Wings Accompaniment0:38
- 2.On Eagle's Wings Accompaniment + Melody0:37
Range: D4 - F#5
Words and Music: Michael Joncas
Key: D Major
Lyrics start: 'You who dwell in the shelter of the Lord Who abide in His shadow for life.....'
“On Eagle’s Wings” is a devotional song composed by Michael Joncas. Its words are based on Psalm 91 and Isaiah 40:31. Joncas wrote the piece in either 1976 or 1979. It was recorded in 1979, with Douglas Hall as producer, published by North American Liturgy Resources and later purchased by New Dawn Music, a subsidiary of Oregon Catholic Press. It has become popular as a contemplative song at Catholic masses as well as at Mainline Protestant services.
- Accompaniment (shortened version featuring 2 verses)
- Accompaniment + Melody
- Accompaniment + Melody (shortened version featuring 2 verses)