Psalm 23 “The Lord’s my shepherd...”, one of the most beloved Biblical texts, is paraphrased in the following new song, “Shelter me”, by Father Michael Joncas as a response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Composer: Roman Catholic Priest Jan Michael Joncas
Accompaniment and choral arrangement: Marilyn Brattskar
Creative director: Ingebjørg Kosmo
Costumes and props: Trinelise Strætkvern
Recording and sound engineering: Bjørn Erik Pedersen, Whiteroom Studios
Video production: Marcus Tveit Karkash - Marcus TK Film (www.marcustk.com)
Holmen Church would like to thank:
The fantastic singers in His Angels and Serafene (The Seraphims)
Shepherd: Martin Lysne
Administration and catering: Hanne Garm and Turid Ekrem
Children’s Christian Education Director: Heidi Milde
Holmen kirkebuss and driver: Jan Erik Andersen
Holmen Y’s men for financial support
Film locations: Teigen gård and Tveiter gård, Asker, Norway.
And a special thank you to the American liturgical and song composer, Father Jan Michael Joncas, who has granted free use this year of “Shelter me” copyright 2020 by the Jan Michael Joncas Trust, as well as many words of encouragement to us during this video project.