Petra-Unseen Power

Album cover

Unseen Power is the thirteenth studio album from Christian rock band Petra. It was released in November 1991 by DaySpring Records.

Album historyEdit

Unseen Power was recorded at Pakaderm Studio and Pakaderm West in Los Alamitos, California by Doug Beiden, J.R. McNeely, John and Dino Elefante. Mixing was done by Neil Kernon with the assistance of Beiden and McNeely. The album was mastered by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering in Hollywood, California.


Unseen Power earned Petra their seventh Grammy nomination, and their second win. The album was nominated in the category of Best Rock/Contemporary Gospel Album.

Track listingEdit

All songs written by Bob Hartman, except where noted.

  1. "Destiny" – 4:31
  2. "Who's on the Lord's Side" (Words & Music by Rev. Timothy Wright) – 3:54
  3. "Ready, Willing and Able" – 4:14
  4. "Hand on My Heart" (Music by John Elefante & Hartman) – 4:26
  5. "I Need to Hear from You" – 4:04
  6. "Dance" (Music by Elefante) – 3:46
  7. "Secret Weapon" (Music by Hartman & J. Elefante) – 4:01
  8. "Sight Unseen" – 3:58
  9. "Hey World" – 3:52
  10. "In the Likeness of You" (Words & Music by John Lawry and J. Elefante) – 4:51



Petra Unseen Power 1991

Unseen Power promotional picture (back: Hartman, Weaver; front: Cates, Schlitt, Lawry)

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