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Light of Gladness, Lord of Glory

Author: Christopher M. Idle

Christopher Idle. Born at Bromley, Kent. 11 September 1938. Educated at Eltham College, after which he worked in an office, a shop and a hospital. Studied English at Saint Peter's College, Oxford (BA 1962) and Theology at Clifton Theological College, Bristol. Married Marjorie Rycroft, who was then nursing, in 1963; they have four married sons and (to date) seven grandchildren. Ordained 1965, serving Church of England parishes at Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria; Peckham, South East London; Poplar and Limehouse, East London; and North Hartismere, Suffolk, which comprised seven villages. He and Marjorie returned to Peckham in 1995; from then until 2003 he worked with local schools and churches (Anglican and Baptist), as well as writing and… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Light of gladness, Lord of glory
Title: Light of Gladness, Lord of Glory
Author: Christopher M. Idle
Meter: 8.8.8.7
Language: English
Copyright: © Christopher Idle / Jubilate Group

Timeline

Instances

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Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #18
Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #277
Scripture Song Database #2089
Sing Glory: Hymns, Psalms and Songs for a New Century #50



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