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April 5, 2017

The inspiration behind Gracia y Amor/Grace and Love


Learn more about Gracia y Amor/Grace and Love

In this video, Eleazar Cortés, Jaime Cortez and Bob Hurd share the inspiration behind their latest contribution to bilingual English-Spanish Catholic music — Gracia y Amor/Grace and Love. This bilingual song for the liturgy showcases a unique blend of both language and musical styles.

This song can be found on the collection, Gracia y Amor/Grace and Love

Eleazar Cortés
Eleazar Cortés

One of the elder statesmen of Spanish-language liturgical music in the US, Eleazar Cortés has a rich legacy of beautiful music and years of service to the Church.

Jaime Cortez
Jaime Cortez

Born in New York and raised in El Salvador, Jaime Cortez is fluent in Spanish and has dedicated a portion of his ministry to promoting better Hispanic liturgies and bringing cultures together for worship.

Bob Hurd
Bob Hurd

With more than 45 years of composing under his belt, Dr. Hurd knows a thing or two about music and liturgy. That might explain why so many of his songs for worship have become classics in the repertoire.