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Carl P. Daw Jr.

Short Name: Carl P. Daw Jr.
Full Name: Daw, Carl P. Jr., 1944-
Birth Year: 1944

Carl P. Daw, Jr. (b. Louisville, KY, 1944) is the son of a Baptist minister. He holds a PhD degree in English (University of Virginia) and taught English from 1970-1979 at the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia. As an Episcopal priest (MDiv, 1981, University of the South, Sewanee, Tennesee) he served several congregations in Virginia, Connecticut and Pennsylvania. From 1996-2009 he served as the Executive Director of The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada. Carl Daw began to write hymns as a consultant member of the Text committee for The Hymnal 1982, and his many texts often appeared first in several small collections, including A Year of Grace: Hymns for the Church Year (1990); To Sing God’s Praise (1992), New Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs (1996), Gathered for Worship (2006). Other publications include A Hymntune Psalter (2 volumes, 1988-1989) and Breaking the Word: Essays on the Liturgical Dimensions of Preaching (1994, for which he served as editor and contributed two essays. In 2002 a collection of 25 of his hymns in Japanese was published by the United Church of Christ in Japan. His current project is preparing a companion volume to Glory to God, the 2013 hymnal of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).

Emily Brink

Wikipedia Biography

The Reverend Carl P. Daw, Jr. M.A., M.Div., Ph.D. (born 1944 in Louisville, Kentucky) is an American Episcopal priest. He is Curator of Hymnological Collections and Adjunct Professor of Hymnology at Boston University School of Theology, and used to be Executive Director of the Hymn Society in the United States and Canada from 1996-2009. In May 2011, he was named a Fellow of the Royal School of Church Music.

Texts by Carl P. Daw Jr. (98)sort descendingAsInstances
Al reunirnos en tu mesaCarl P. Daw Jr, b. 1944 (Author)2
All praise to thee, my God, this nightCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author (st. 4))1
As newborn stars were stirred to songCarl P. Daw Jr. (b. 1944) (Author)2
As now the sun shines down at noonCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)3
As panting deer desire the waterbrooksCarl P. Daw (Author)2
[As Six-Winged Seraphs Volleyed Praise]Carl P Daw (Author)2
As stars adorn the night-veiled skyCarl P. Daw, Jr. (b. 1944) (Author)5
As we gather at your tableCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)26
Baited, the question roseCarl P. Daw (Author)3
[Be Joyful in the Lord]Carl P Daw (Author)2
[Beneath the Proud Hills' Shadows]Carl P Daw (Author)2
[Beside the Streams of Babylon (Daw)]Carl P Daw (Author)2
Beyond the beauty and the aweCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)3
Blessed be the God of Israel, Who comes to set us freeCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)15
Bright the cloud and bright the gloryCarl P. Daw (Author)3
By the waters, the waters of BabylonCarl P. Daw Jr., b. 1944 (Author (stanzas 2-4))1
Called by love to gather, by Christ's love unitedCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)2
Called to gather as God's peopleCarl P. Daw, Jr., 1944- (Author)3
[Christ, Faithful Sower, Scattering Good Seed]Carl P Daw (Author)2
Christ the Victorious, give to your servantsCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)11
"Come, Lazarus," the Savior CalledCarl P Daw (Author)3
[Come, Let Us Sing with Joy]Carl P Daw (Author)2
[Consider Well the Lilies]Carl P Daw (Author)2
Eternal God transcending timeCarl P. Daw, Jr., 1944- (Author)3
Faith begins by letting goCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)5
[For God Alone My Soul in Silence Waits]Carl P Daw (Author)2
For the life that you have givenCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)6
From heaven high I come to you, I bring you tidings glad and new (Daw)Carl P. Daw, Jr. (Translator)2
Gabriel of high degreeCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Adapter)1
[Gentle Joseph Heard A Warning]Carl P Daw (Author)2
Glory to our boundless GodCarl Pickens Daw, 1944- (Author)2
God of every new beginningCarl P. Daw (Author)2
God of grace and God of laughterCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)3
God of still waitingCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)3
God of the prophets! Bless the prophets' sonsCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author (st. 3))3
God, Our Author and CreatorCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)3
God our Maker, whose first summonsCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)2
God the Spirit, guide and guardianCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)12
God's glory fills the heavens with hymnsCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)6
God's Paschal Lamb is sacrificed for usCarl P. Daw (Author)4
Gracious Spirit, give your servantsCarl P. Daw, Jr. (b. 1944) (Author)2
Have we any gift worth givingCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)3
Hear my prayer, O God, And listen to my pleaCarl P. Daw (Author)5
[How Good How Pleasant to Behold]Carl P Daw (Author)2
How lovely is thy dwelling-place, O Lord of hosts, to me (Scottish Psalter, 1650)Carl P. Daw, Jr. (Author (sts. 2-3))6
How shallow former shadows seemCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)2
How sweet was the garden, fertile and fairCarl P. Daw (Author)2
In ev'ry place where God is praised (Doquiera que se alabe a Dios)Carl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)2
Into Jerusalem Jesus rodeCarl P. Daw, Jr. (1944-) (Author)2
Leaving her water jar behindCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)2
Let all creation bless the LordCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)9
[Let Kings and Prophets Yield Their Name]Carl P Daw (Author)3
Like the murmur of the dove's songCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)32
Mark how the Lamb of God's self-offeringCarl P. Daw (Author)7
My soul proclaims with wonderCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)6
New truths are no surprise to GodCarl P. Daw (Author)2
[Not Alone, but Two by Two]Carl P Daw (Author)3
Not for ourselves, O Lord, not for ourselvesCarl P. Daw (Author)2
[Now You Have Set Your Servant Free]Carl P Daw (Author)2
O day of peace that dimly shinesCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)18
O God in Whom All Life BeginsCarl P. Daw, Jr., 1944- (Author)6
O God of Font and AltarCarl P. Daw (Author)3
O God, who gives us life and breathCarl P. Daw Jr. (Author)5
[O God Who Made Us In Your Likeness]Carl P Daw (Author)2
O Light whose splendor thrills and gladdensCarl P. Daw Jr., b. 1944 (Paraphraser)8
O risen Christ, still wounded, triumphant, broken LifeCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)2
[O Sing to the Lord With Hymns Newly Made]Carl P Daw (Author)2
Restore in us, O GodCarl P. Daw Jr., b. 1944 (Author)10
Rise up and shine! Your light has comeCarl P. Daw (Author)3
[Seek the Lord] (Daw)Carl P Daw (Author)2
Seek the Lord, whose willing presenceCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)2
Sing of Andrew, John's discipleCarl P Daw (Author)5
Sing of God Made ManifestCarl P. Daw, Jr., 1944- (Author)6
Sing praise to God, whose mighty actsCarl P. Daw (Author)3
[Sing to the Lord]Carl P Daw (Author)2
Sing to the Lord no threadbare songCarl P. Daw (Author)2
[Sing to the Lord, Who Has Vanquished the Horse and the Warrior]Carl P Daw (Author)2
"Sleepers, wake!" A voice astounds usCarl P. Daw Jr. (Translator)9
Soaring Spirit, set us freeCarl P. Daw, Jr. (1944-) (Author)2
Sov'reign Maker of all thingsCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)2
Splendor and honor, majesty and powerCarl P. Daw (Paraphraser)7
Surely it is God who saves me; Trusting him, I shall not fearCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Versifier)14
Surely, it is God who saves me; I will trust in himCarl P. Daw Jr., b. 1944 (Author)1
Take us as we are, O GodCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)4
The Lord my Shepherd guards me wellCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Paraphraser)3
This life laid down has been taken upCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)2
Though famed in Israel's royal hist'ryCarl P. Daw (Author)2
We come, O Christ, as people seekingCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)2
We have come at Christ's own biddingCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)12
[We Marvel at Your Mighty Deeds]Carl P Daw (Author)2
We sing for all the unsung saintsCarl P. Daw (Author)4
When God first brought us back from exileCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)5
When sudden terror tears apartCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)2
[When Thomas Heard the Strange Report]Carl P Daw (Author)2
When we seek language to praise you, O GodCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)2
[Who Is My Neighbor, Lord]Carl P Daw (Author)2
Wild and lone the prophet's voiceCarl P Daw (Author)9
With the Body That Was BrokenCarl P. Daw, Jr. (1944-) (Author)3

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