So Long Have I Wanted (Luke 22, John 14)

Aidan Whelan
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Uses: Maundy Thursday, Communion, Passover themed services

So Long Have I Wanted relates the intimate messages relayed during the Last Supper, the emotion laden words Jesus spoke to his companions knowing he was about to die.

Jesus speaks consolingly of his continued presence with the disciples, leaving legacies of the Eucharist, the Spirit, and divine peace, before giving the summation of his teaching, to love according to his example.

The gentle, lilting music adds tenderness and warm humanity to the poignant words.

The institution of the Eucharist is seen here unusually within its original setting of a gift by Jesus to his friends.

“Brothers/ Sisters” are usually alternated between refrains.

Score ID
Aidan Whelan
Easy (Grades 1-3)
1 minute
Voice + guitar

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