My Music Video History – With Thoughts On The Latest

Film director Andrew Wall set the new video in Winnipeg’s infamous North End, a community Nanci and I and the kids lived in for about ten years…

A Sonnet and a Song – Holy Week

Featured are a sonnet written for Holy Week (by Malcolm Guite) and a related song by Steve Bell…

Steve Bell and the Toronto Symphony Orchestra! Tickets On Sale Now!

Steve Bell, in concert with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, December 3rd at Toronto’s Massey Hall…

Blogs and Videos

Samplings and links to Steve’s more popular blog entries of the past year. Also includes links to several of Steve’s videos.

Protected: About a Catholic Priest and a Young Boy

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Saying Bye to Jess

It’s 5:42 am and I’ve already been awake for three hours trying to keep a lid on the welling sadness billowing about my heart and memories. In a couple of days Nance and I are driving our son Jesse to Victoria. Both he and his girlfriend, Lauren, are going to the U of Vic  this fall […]

Holy Lord

          Holy Lord  – Music and Lyric by Steve Bell Isaiah 6:3  Holy, Holy, Holy Lord God of power and might Heaven and earth of Your glory are full Hosanna, Hosanna, Hosanna in the highest Blessed is He who comes in the name of the Lord Blessed is He who comes in the name […]

Blessed are the Poor

Blessed are the Poor Music and Lyric by Penny van Shoick (Socan) From the album Deep Calls to Deep Blessed are the poor Sitting in the lowest seat Humbly washing another’s feet Quietly rising to serve Despised by many – Knowing power, wealth and fame – Struggling for a lasting name In a world which […]


       Marie   – Music and Lyric by Steve Bell   Travelling over time Keeping the best in mind There’s a woman I’ve known And I’ve called her my own for the longest time  The way she could sing a song And bid me to sing along With the voice of an angel And a […]

What a Longing

What a Longing – Music and Lyric by Steve Bell Many times a day I think of you And how our family’s grown in just these last few years What a feeling And I marvel looking at you You’re a mama I’m a papa And as I ponder what we’ll pass along The only family […]