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NEARER, MY GOD, TO THEE | BYU Vocal Point |DOWNLOAD “Nearer, My God, to Thee (feat. BYU Men's Chorus)” on iTunes from our new album MUSIC VIDEO HITS, VOL. 1 (goo.gl/4B5GNh) or get the CD at Amazon.com (amzn.to/2byAWAd) . Or get the original BYU Vocal Point version of this song on our hymns and inspirational songs album 'Lead Thou Me On': download from iTunes (goo.gl/0L4v1o) ; get CD from Amazon.com (goo.gl/VavpPM) . To CONNECT WITH BYU VOCAL POINT, click “SHOW MORE” below!

BYU Vocal Point CDs and SHEET MUSIC can be purchased at BYUMusicStore.com (sheet music of this arrangement is available as a free PDF).

Nearer, My God, to Thee: BYU Vocal Point's best-selling song on iTunes performed here with the BYU Men's Chorus. James Stevens's arrangement of this Christian hymn creates a feeling that is less about peace and more about the struggles in life that bring us closer to God.

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SONG CREDITS
Solo by James Stevens
Produced by McKay Crockett and James Stevens
Song by Sarah Adams and Lowell Mason
Arrangement by James Stevens
Mixed by James Stevens
Mastered by Troy Sales
Choir session engineered by Jeff Carter
© BYU Records 2014

VIDEO CREDITS
Director/DP: Brett Belingheri
Chief Lighting Technician: Pam Davis
Camera Operators: Brian Wilcox, with Brett Belingheri and Daniel Kellis
1st Assistant Camera: Jordan Kendall
Key Grip/Crane Operator: Ron Nix
Best Boy Grip: Al Williams
Dolly Grip: Quen Wilson
Company Grips: Steve Madsen, David Thorpe, Landon Nix, and Emerson Nix
Hair and Makeup: Mikayla Ellison
Editors: Brett Belingheri and Cody Phillips
Writers: Brett Belingheri, Cody Phillips, and Daniel Kellis
Producers: McKay Crockett and Bridget Benton
Executive Producer: Ben Fales (BYU Records)
© BYU Records 2014

Special thanks:
-Rosalind Hall, director of the BYU Men's Chorus, for her support of this project
-Paul Duerden and the Covey Center for the Arts for helping this vision come to fruition. Visit www.coveycenter.org for more information.
-Julie Walker at Brigham Young University Communications for facilitating the assistance of our amazing camera crew

For show dates, check out our BYU Vocal Point's schedule at www.byuvocalpoint.com and BYU Men's Chorus's schedule at www.byumenschorus.com .

SHEET MUSIC:
www.acasongs.com/uploads/5/2/0.. .

LATIN TEXT:
In articulo mortis
Caelitus mihi vires
Deo adjuvante non timendum
In perpetuum
Dirige nos domine
Ad augusta per angusta
Sic itur ad astra
Excelsior

ENGLISH TRANSLATION:
At the moment of death
My strength is from heaven
God helping, nothing should be feared
For ever
Direct us, O Lord
To high places by narrow roads
Such is the path to the stars
Ever upward

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