“Blessed is the Spot” by Katie Eckert, Deborah Eckert & Ali Youssefi [Audio Track]

Baha’i Blog Studio Sessions is an initiative where we invite Baha’is and their friends from around the world to come into a studio and share the Baha’i Writings put to music.

In this Baha’i Blog Studio Session, we’re in Willikies in Antigua and Barbuda with Katie Eckert, Deborah Eckert and Ali Youssefi singing “Blessed” from the Writings of Baha’u’llah.

This song was filmed and recorded in Willikies in Antigua and Barbuda, on March 28th, 2021, and was composed by Michele Gaston.

You can also watch the video recording of this song on Baha’i Blog’s Youtube channel here: “Blessed is the Spot” by Katie Eckert, Deborah Eckert & Ali Youssefi

Here is the quote used for the lyrics followed by the quote and chords:

QUOTE/LYRICS:

“Blessed is the spot, and the house,
and the place, and the city,
and the heart, and the mountain,
and the refuge, and the cave,
and the valley, and the land,
and the sea, and the island,
and the meadow where mention
of God hath been made,
and His praise glorified.”

—Baha’u’llah

CHORDS & LYRICS:

G G7/F# C/E G/D
Blessed is the spot, and the house, and the place,

and the city, and the heart, and the mountain,
C/E G/D C/E G/D
and the refuge, and the cave, and the valley,
C/E G/D C/E G/D
and the land, and the sea, and the island,
C/E G/D
and the meadow
G G7/F# C/E G/D
where mention of God hath been made,
G G7/F# C/E G/D
and His praise glorified.

Watch the entire Studio Sessions video series on Baha’i Blog’s YouTube Channel here: Baha’i Blog Studio Sessions playlist

About the Author

Naysan is the editor of Baha'i Blog and he has worked in various avenues of media for two decades. He’s passionate about using the arts and media to support and explore the teachings of the Baha’i Faith and he has produced and collaborated on popular music projects like the "DawnBreaker Collective" and the successful Ruhi-inspired sequence of "MANA" albums. His experience as a producer for CNN was invaluable while working on a number of special projects for the Baha’i World Centre, including the "Building Momentum" and "Pilgrimage: A Sacred Experience" videos. If there’s a media-related Baha’i project out there, chances are that Naysan was involved with it somehow!

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