Behold the Lamb of God

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Behold the Lamb of God
Studio album by Andrew Peterson
Released 2004
Genre Contemporary Christian Music
Length 43:43
Label Fervent Records
Producer Ben Shive, Andrew Osenga, Andrew Peterson
Andrew Peterson chronology
Love and Thunder
Behold the Lamb of God
The Far Country

Behold the Lamb of God is the fifth album by the American singer-songwriter Andrew Peterson, released in 2004.

Each December, Peterson travels the country with fellow musicians to present Behold the Lamb of God. The first half of the concert is spent storytelling songs with each guest artist on the tour. The second half is spent performing Peterson's Christmas album sequentially from beginning to end. The tour culminates in an annual performance in the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. Guest artists who have participated in past shows include Nickel Creek, Ron Block, Garett Buell, Caleb Chapman of Colony House, Thad Cockrell, Cason Cooley, Jason Gray, Sara Groves, Andy Gullahorn, Brandon Heath, Ellie Holcomb, Matthew Perryman Jones, Phil Keaggy, Alison Krauss, Phil Madeira, Sandra McCracken, Buddy Miller, Bebo Norman, Fernando Ortega, Andrew Osenga, Eric Peters, Pierce Pettis, Jill Phillips, Gabe Scott, Ben Shive, Derek Webb and David Wilcox.

Track listing[edit]

All songs by Andrew Peterson unless otherwise noted.

  1. "Gather 'Round, Ye Children, Come" – 3:18
  2. "Passover Us" – 4:33
  3. "So Long, Moses" – 6:13
  4. "Deliver Us" – 3:50
  5. "O Come, O Come Emmanuel" – 2:31
  6. "Matthew's Begats" – 2:17
  7. "It Came to Pass" – 2:50
  8. "Labor of Love" – 4:32
  9. "The Holly and the Ivy" (Ben Shive) – 1:53
  10. "While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks" (Nahum Tate) – 3:23
  11. "Behold the Lamb of God" (Andrew Peterson, Laura Story) – 4:02
  12. "The Theme Of My Song (reprise)" – 4:21