Petra god fixation

Album cover

God Fixation is the eighteenth studio album from Christian rock band Petra. It was released in April 21, 1998 by Word Records. It is the first album to feature band members Pete Orta and Kevin Brandow.

Album historyEdit

God Fixation was recorded and mixed at The Sound Kitchen in Franklin, Tennessee. Additional recording took place at The Snack Bar in Brentwood. Recording and mixing was handled by J.R. McNeely, except for "The Invitation", which was mixed by Richie Biggs. Ken Love was in charge of mastering, at Master Mix, in Nashville, Tennessee.


God Fixation earned Petra their eleventh Grammy nomination. The album was nominated in the category of Best Rock Gospel Album.

Track listingEdit

All songs written by Bob Hartman, except where noted.

  1. "If I Had to Die for Someone" (Music by Lonnie Chapin and John Elefante) – 4:39
  2. "Hello Again" (Music by Brian Wooten and Elefante) – 3:40
  3. "A Matter of Time" (Music by Hartman, Elefante and Wooten) – 3:24
  4. "Falling Up" (Music by Pete Orta and Elefante) – 4:25
  5. "Over the Horizon" (Words by Chelsea Brandow, Music by Orta and Elefante) – 4:37
  6. "God Fixation" (Music by Orta, Chapin and Elefante) – 2:54
  7. "Set for Life" (Music by Kevin Brandow, Wooten and Elefante) – 3:55
  8. "Magnet of the World" (Music by Hartman and Elefante) – 3:44
  9. "Shadow of a Doubt" (Music by Hartman and Elefante) – 3:27
  10. "St. Augustine's Pears" – 3:48
  11. "The Invitation" (Music by K. Brandow, Wooten and Elefante) – 4:29



Petra God Fixation 1998

God Fixation promotional picture (l to r: Brandow, Orta, Weaver, Schlitt, Chapin)

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