Even when He is silent
"Even when He is silent" was commissioned by the St. Olaf Festival (Olavsfestdagene in Trondheim, Norway. The SSAA version was premiered by the Nidaros Cathedral Girls' Choir and conductor Anita Brevik on July 30, 2011, in Nidaros Cathedral at an event with the bishop of Nidaros Tor Singsås and actress Liv Ullmann.
This is a work about hope in the darkest time of life. The text was written by a prisoner in Cologne, Germany, during World War 2.
I believe in the sun, even when it's not shining.
I believe in love, even when I feel it not.
I believe in God, even when He is silent.