Come and See the Shining Hope that Christ's Apostle Saw

Come and see the shining hope that Christ's apostle saw

Author: Christopher M. Idle
Tune: MARCHING THROUGH GEORGIA
Published in 8 hymnals

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Audio files: Recording

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: Come and see the shining hope that Christ's apostle saw
Title: Come and See the Shining Hope that Christ's Apostle Saw
Author: Christopher M. Idle
Meter: 13.13.13.8 with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Amen, he comes! to bring his own reward!
Copyright: © Christopher Idle / Jubilate Group

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #28
Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #119
Church Family Worship #578
Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #110
Complete Mission Praise #86
Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #188
Sing Glory: Hymns, Psalms and Songs for a New Century #454
Small Church Music #1512Audio



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