Voice of Truth (song)

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"Voice of Truth"
Single by Casting Crowns
from the album Casting Crowns
Released 2004
Format CD
Genre Christian rock, CCM
Length 5:23
Label Beach Street
Writer(s) Mark Hall, Steven Curtis Chapman
Producer(s) Mark A. Miller, Steven Curtis Chapman
Casting Crowns singles chronology
"American Dream"
(2004)
"Voice of Truth"
(2004)
"Lifesong"
(2005)
Audio sample
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"Voice of Truth" is a song recorded by Casting Crowns and written by Mark Hall and Steven Curtis Chapman. It was the third single released from their 2003 debut album, Casting Crowns. "Voice of Truth" was an enormous success on Christian radio; the song reached number 1 on the three major Contemporary Christian music charts, Billboard, and 20 The Countdown Magazine.

The song uses the Biblical stories of Peter walking on the water to Jesus (Matthew 14:22-34) and David defeating Goliath (I Samuel 17).

Charts[edit]

Decade-end charts[edit]

Chart (2000s) Position
Billboard Hot Christian Songs 10

Uses[edit]

"Voice of Truth" was featured in the trailer and the ending of the 2006 movie Facing the Giants. The song also was featured on the compilation album WOW Hits 2006.

When Casting Crowns was on tour with Steven Curtis Chapman, they performed this song together.

Awards[edit]

On 2005, the song won a Dove Award for Inspirational Recorded Song of the Year at the 36th GMA Dove Awards.[1] In 2007, the song was nominated again for a Dove Award for Worship Song of the Year at the 37th GMA Dove Awards.[2]

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