The Requiem entitled A FEAST PREPARED was commissioned from noted Lutheran hymn composer Amanda Husberg and lyricist Richard Leach by Terrance Lindall (1944-20--). It's debut was at the Elizabethtown Area Sacred Community Choir, Elizabeth, Kentucky in March 2011.
According to the composer Amanda, it definitely stands as "the answer to Paradise Lost."
"One can compare it to a road which leads the believing soul to the final Resurrection banquet, to join all of Christ's disciples in thankfulness, joy and triumph." D. Sida Hodoroaba-Roberts, The Elizabethtown Area Sacred Community Choir (Kentucky)
The lyrics to this section:
Come, Lord Jesus; come; Lord Jesus.
Alleluia, Alleluia, Alleluia.
"It is with great joy that I hear this wonderful requiem! It will cotinue to give me faith, comfort and inspiration!" Terrance Lindall