Prayer of St. Theresa(1997)
"Prayer of St. Theresa" is the first song of David Conte's song cycle Songs of Consolation. The cycle is for soprano and organ.
The audio selection in the player to the right features Heather Clemmens, soprano, and Rodney Gehrke, organ. Used with the permission of the composer. To listen, please click on the track name itself.
Prayer of St. Theresa
Let nothing disturb thee,
Nothing affright thee;
All things are passing;
God never changeth;
Patient endurance attaineth to all things;
Who God possesseth in nothing is wanting;
Alone God sufficeth.
- St. Theresa of Avila; translated by Henry Wodsworth