Psalms and Pstuff

Matt Retz

Psalms & Pstuff

This is where I post Psalm settings for use by Petrus and Rock of Faith. Of course anyone else who wants to use them is also welcome.

Psalm 15: He Who Does Justice Will Live In the Presence of the Lord for Sunday September 2, 2012

by Matt Retz on Wednesday, August 29, 2012 9:37 AM

He who does justice will live in the presence of the Lord.
Whoever walks blamelessly and does justice;
who thinks the truth in his heart
and slanders not with his tongue.

Psalm 78: The Lord Gave them Bread from Heaven for Sunday, August 5, 2012

by Matt Retz on Wednesday, August 1, 2012 7:17 AM

The Lord gave them bread from heaven.
What we have heard and know,
and what our fathers have declared to us,
We will declare to the generation to come
the glorious deeds of the LORD and his strength
and the wonders that he wrought.

Psalm 145: The Hand of the Lord Feeds Us for Sunday, July 29, 2012

by Matt Retz on Wednesday, July 25, 2012 9:46 AM

The hand of the Lord feeds us; he answers all our needs.
The eyes of all look hopefully to you,
and you give them their food in due season;
you open your hand
and satisfy the desire of every living thing.

Psalm 123: Our Eyes Are Fixed fro Sunday, July 8, 2012

by Matt Retz on Wednesday, July 4, 2012 12:09 PM

Our eyes are fixed on the Lord, pleading for his mercy.
To you I lift up my eyes
who are enthroned in heaven --
As the eyes of servants
are on the hands of their masters.

Psalm 139: I Praise You, For I Am Wonderfully Made, for Sunday, June 24, 2012 - The Nativity of Saint John the Baptist

by Matt Retz on Monday, June 18, 2012 7:39 AM

I praise you, for I am wonderfully made.
O LORD, you have probed me, you know me:
you know when I sit and when I stand;
you understand my thoughts from afar.
My journeys and my rest you scrutinize,
with all my ways you are familiar.

Psalm 92: Lord, It Is Good To Give Thanks To You for Sunday, June 17, 2012

by Matt Retz on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 10:43 PM

Lord, it is good to give thanks to you.
It is good to give thanks to the LORD,
to sing praise to your name, Most High,
To proclaim your kindness at dawn
and your faithfulness throughout the night.

Psalm 116: I Will Take the Cup for Sunday, June 10, 2012

by Matt Retz on Monday, June 4, 2012 10:25 PM

I will take the cup of salvation, and call on the name of the Lord.
How shall I make a return to the LORD
for all the good he has done for me?
The cup of salvation I will take up,
and I will call upon the name of the LORD.

Guitar I Class Materials from 05/24/12

by Matt Retz on Thursday, May 24, 2012 10:24 PM

Next Thursday is the final Guitar class for the year!  We would like to invite parents, and any other family members who want to attend to come to our Year End Showcase Thursday, 05/31/12 at 3:15 in the Music Room.  See you there!

This week, work on:

  • Showcase song
  • Redemption Song
  • Yellow Submarine


Guitar I Class Materials from 05/10/12

by Matt Retz on Thursday, May 10, 2012 6:16 PM

As we wind down the school year we are reviewing much of what we have learned this year.  Each student should also have selected a song to learn as a showcase piece.  It is important that they identify and start working on this song this week.

This week work on:

  • Redemption Song (including the TAB introduction)
  • Yellow Submarine (Use the strum pattern in the picture for the chorus)
  • Identify, print and start learning your showcase piece


Guitar I Class Materials from 05/3/12

by Matt Retz on Friday, May 4, 2012 6:27 AM

As we begin our final month of class for the year, each student will focus on one song either from our repitore or a new song of your choosing.  It is important that you identify this song and begin working on it immediately.

Work on:

  • Redemption Song
  • Your showcase song


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