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Composer: Norman L. Warren

Norman Warren Born in London, 19 July 1934. Educated at Dulwich College in South London; studied music and theology at Corpus Christi College and Ridley Hall, Cambridge (BA 1958, MA 1962). Ordained in the Church of England in 1960; curate of Bedworth, Warwickshire, 1960-63; vicar of St Paul's Leamington Spa 1963-77; Rector of Morden 1977-89; Archdeacon and Canon of Rochester from 1989 to his retirement in 2000. A gifted musician and a prolific writer and composer of hymn tunes and texts, songs, anthems, musical plays and instrumental pieces, mainly for the organ. Among his many paperbacks on the Christian life is the world's best-selling evangelistic booklet 'Journey into Life' with worldwide sales of 30 million. A founder membe… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Norman L. Warren (1973)
Meter: 7.6.7.7.6.6
Key: F Major
Copyright: Text and music: Copyright © 1973 by Hope Publishing Company, Carol Stream, IL 60188. All rights reserved. Used by permission.

Texts

When God Delivered Israel

When God delivered Israel
From bondage long ago,
They thought that they were dreaming,
but soon they turned to laughing
And sang the song of joy,
And sang the song of joy.

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Instances

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Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #73Text InfoTextFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Presbyterian Hymnal: hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs #237TextPage Scan
Rejoice in the Lord #133Page Scan



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