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Come, Light, Light of God

Translator: Bertus Frederick Polman

Bert Frederick Polman (b. Rozenburg, Zuid Holland, the Netherlands, 1945; d. Grand Rapids, Michigan, July 1, 2013) was chair of the Music Department at Calvin College and senior research fellow for the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship. Dr. Bert studied at Dordt College (BA 1968), the University of Minnesota (MA 1969, PhD in musicology 1981), and the Institute for Christian Studies. Dr. Bert was a longtime is professor of music at Redeemer College in Ancaster, Ontario, and organist at Bethel Christian Reformed Church, Waterdown, Ontario. His teaching covered a wide range of courses in music theory, music history, music literature, and worship, and Canadian Native studies. His research specialty was Christian hymnody. He was also an orga… Go to person page >

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First Line: Come light, light of God
Title: Come, Light, Light of God
Translator: Bertus Frederick Polman
Source: The Sisters of the Community of Grandchamp, Switzerland
Language: English
Copyright: © The Sisters of the community

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Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #784

Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #784

Lift Up Your Hearts #107

Sing! A New Creation #76c

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