"Come Now, O Prince of Peace" was written in 1988 by Korean composer Geonyong Lee. The hymn is haunting in its minor tone and sings of soulful hope and expectation for the coming of the Prince of Peace for all nations. Lee has written several orchestral pieces, operas, and hymns. He was born in North Korea, but his family fled to Seoul, South Korea where he attended school and college. He also studied Composition in Germany and has worked long and hard for the peaceful reunification of his country.