NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Getty Music today released the official music
video for Keith and Kristyn Getty's
new rendition of the timeless hymn, "It Is Well With My Soul." The
song is featured in the forthcoming film, "Sabina: Tortured
for Christ, the Nazi Years," which shares the inspiring, true story
of Sabina (Oster) Wurmbrand and her
husband Richard, who founded The Voice of the Martyrs (VOM), an
interdenominational missions organization that serves persecuted
Christians around the world.
The new music video includes footage shot in Northern Ireland of the expansive coast,
roaring waves and towering cliffs to complement the original song.
Scenes from "Sabina" representing the love and forgiveness
Sabina Wurmbrand showed and
illustrating the Wurmbrands' lives are intertwined throughout the
"We are honored to support the film 'Sabina' and believe the
message of forgiveness is important for all to hear," said
Keith and Kristyn Getty, known for
their championing of hymns over the past twenty years. "We pray
that viewers are moved by the lyrics of 'It Is Well With My Soul'
and reflect on the importance of trusting God in all
Set during World War II, "Sabina" takes viewers on a journey
through Romania to discover why
Sabina Wurmbrand, a Jewish
Christian, would risk her life to offer a kind hand to German
soldiers—enemies who killed her entire family. The film conveys the
realities of religious persecution during that era and the cost of
following Christ when faith is forbidden. Richard Wurmbrand was imprisoned and tortured
for 14 years in a Communist prison, while Sabina Wurmbrand experienced three years in
prison and forced labor then she continued to carry on the
missionary work of her husband.
Directed by John Grooters and
distributed by Lifeway Films, "Sabina: Tortured for Christ,
the Nazi Years" will premiere in theaters nationwide on
Nov. 8, 9 and 10, through a special
Fathom Event release, following the observance of International Day
of Prayer for Persecuted Christians on Nov.
7. To learn more and to purchase tickets for "Sabina:
Tortured for Christ, the Nazi Years," visit
After premiering at Sing! 2021 in the Bridgestone Arena in
Nashville, Tennessee, "It Is Well
With My Soul" will be featured on the Getty's upcoming album
releasing Fall 2021 and be part of their Christmas tour.
Additionally, the song will be included in the Oct. 4 Getty Family Hymn Sing and the
Oct. 17 Global Hymn Sing. As part of
these events, millions of people will join in singing the Getty's
beautiful rendition of this classic hymn in an act of global
solidarity, helping to bring awareness of "Sabina" and today's
persecuted Christians to national and international audiences.
To listen to "It Is Well With My Soul" on streaming services
About Keith & Kristyn
Keith and Kristyn
Getty are pre-eminent modern hymn writers in the world today
with Keith being the first Church Musician of the modern era to be
awarded the OBE from Queen Elizabeth
II, for services to music and hymn writing. Their hymns such
as "In Christ Alone", written with Stuart
Townend, uniquely cross musical genres and teach Christian
doctrine. As ambassadors of hymn writing, they have performed for
presidents, prime ministers, their annual national hymn tour and
Christmas tour including sell-out concerts each year at Kennedy
Center and Carnegie Hall.
Since founding Getty Music, it
has expanded to include a publishing company of modern hymn
writers, record label, touring company, online learning company,
foundation and inspired by their first book, the "Sing" Conference
& Festival which welcomes over 15,000 people to Nashville every year. Keith & Kristyn live
between Nashville and Northern Ireland with their four
About The Voice of the Martyrs (VOM)
The Voice of the Martyrs (VOM) is a nonprofit, interdenominational
missions organization serving persecuted Christians in more than 70
nations around the world. Founded in 1967 by Richard and Sabina Wurmbrand, VOM is dedicated
to inspiring believers to deepen their commitment to Christ and to
fulfill His Great Commission — no matter the cost. For more
information, visit VOM.org.
In operation since 1891, Lifeway
Christian Resources is one of the leading providers of Christian
resources, including Bibles, books, Bible studies, worship music,
VBS, and church supplies, as well as camps and events for all ages.
Since 1979, Lifeway has been creating camp environments focused on
life change and spiritual growth through Jesus Christ. Lifeway is also the world's
largest provider of Spanish Bibles. Headquartered in Nashville, Tenn., Lifeway receives no
denominational funding and operates as a self-supporting nonprofit.
For more information, visit Lifeway.com.
About Fathom Events
Fathom is a recognized leader in
the entertainment industry as one of the top distributors of
content to movie theaters in North
America. Owned by AMC Entertainment
Inc. (NYSE: AMC); Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK); and Regal
Cinemas, a subsidiary of the Cineworld Group (LSE: CINE.L),
Fathom operates the largest cinema distribution network, delivering
a wide variety of programming and experiences to cinema audiences
in the top U.S. markets and more than 45 countries. For more
information, visit FathomEvents.com.
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SOURCE Lifeway/VOM; Fathom Events