Touched by the Hand of God (3:41)

Cover of (the best of) New Order

From (the best of) New Order and 21 other releases

Original Artist
New Order

Words and music by Stephen Morris, Peter Hook, Bernard Sumner and Gillian Gilbert.
(C) 1987 Ainwest Ltd. / Warner Chappell Music Ltd. London W1Y 3Fa

Official Versions
12” version (7:59)
Anv 5 Mix (6:44) HyperLink
Biff & Memphis Remix (9:59) HyperLink
Live 1987-06-19 (4:58) HyperLink
Live 8 Aug 1998 (?:??)
Original Version (5:02)
Peel Sessions 1998 (4:39) HyperLink
Razormaid Mix (5:39)
Single Version (3:42) HyperLink

Stannard and Rowe Mix (?:??)
Touched by the Hand of BIAS (6:44) HyperLink
Touched by the Hand of Dub (5:32)
Touched by the Hand of Dub (Edit) (4:11)
Twelve Inch Mix (7:04) HyperLink
Video (?:??)

Available On

(the best of) NewOrder (1994)
(the rest of) NewOrder (1995)
BBC Radio 1 Live In Concert (1992)
Touched by the Hand of God (1987)
Blue Monday 88 (1988)
International (2002)
Before & After (2002)
In Session (2004)
Singles (2005)


Salvation (1988)


Manchester United - Beyond the Promised Land (2000)

Bands that covered this song
Stange Angels


Working Titles:

I’ve a One Time Girl Who’s Called Me Back
I Got A Wank Off A Girl With A Spotty Back

“Touched by the Hand of God” was a single released by New Order in December 1987. The song had originally appeared on the soundtrack to the film Salvation! and the version released as a single was remixed by Arthur Baker.


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