James Quinn (b. Glasgow, Scotland, April 21, 1919; d. Edinburgh, Scotland, April 8, 2010) was a Roman Catholic Jesuit priest who was ordained in 1950. As a consultant for the International Commission on English in the Liturgy, sparked by Vatican II, he has exerted influence far beyond his native Scotland. A collection of his hymn texts is available from Selah Publishing company.
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Display Title: Veni, Sancte SpiritusFirst Line: Come, O Spirit, from on highTune Title: VENI, SANCTE SPIRITUSAuthor: James Quinn 1919-; Stephen Langdon d.1228Meter: 777 DDate: 1977Source: From a 13th cent. Latin hymn