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Come to our homes to stay

Come to our homes to stay

Author: Caryl Micklem (b. 1925)
Tune: DOLLIS BROOK
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Caryl Micklem (b. 1925)

The Revd Thomas Caryl Micklem (1 August 1925 – 2 June 2003) was an English minister in the Congregational and United Reformed churches, hymn writer and religious broadcaster. Micklem was born in Oxford into a family steeped in nonconformist tradition, and was educated at Mill Hill School and New College, Oxford. He was accredited a minister of the Congregational Church in 1949 and ordained in 1952. He served at congregations in Oundle, Banstead, Kensington and Oxford. As a hymn writer, he was as skilled at composing tunes as he was in writing words. One of his best known hymns is "Give to me, Lord, a thankful heart", included in New Church Praise (1975) and "Rejoice and Sing" (1991). Micklem was on the board of compilers for both pu… Go to person page >

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First Line: Come to our homes to stay
Author: Caryl Micklem (b. 1925)
Language: English
Publication Date: 1975
Copyright: Owner or controller of copyright: Author
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