Scott, Robert Balgarnie Young. (Toronto, Ontario, July 18, 1899--November 1, 1987). United Church. University of Toronto, B.A., 1922; M.A., 1924; Ph.D., 1928. Pastorate at Long Branch, Ont., 1926-1928; professor of Old Testament at Union College (Vancouver), 1928-1931; United Theological College (Montreal), 1931-1955; Princeton University, 1955-1968; also dean of divinity at McGill University (Montreal), 1945-1955. Published many translations of, and commentaries on, Old Testament material, as well as on the Dead Sea Scrolls. Most of his hymns date from his years in Montreal.
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ST. DENIO is based on "Can mlynedd i nawr" ("A Hundred Years from Now"), a traditional Welsh ballad popular in the early nineteenth century. It was first published as a hymn tune in John Roberts's Caniadau y Cyssegr (Hymns of the Sanctuary, 1839). The tune title refers to St. Denis, the patron saint…
Display Title: Eternal, UnchangingFirst Line: Eternal, Unchanging, we sing to your praiseTune Title: ST. BASILAuthor: R. B. Y. Scott (1899-1987)Meter: 11 11 11 11Scripture: Genesis 1:1 - 2:4; Psalm 19; Psalm 24; Psalm 33; Psalm 95; Psalm 100; Romans 16:25-27; Ephesians 1:3-14; 1 Timothy 6:6-19; Hebrews 1:1-12; James 1:17-27Date: 1998Subject: Adoration | ; Praise of God |
Display Title: Eternal, Unchanging, We Sing to Thy PraiseFirst Line: Eternal, unchanging, we sing to thy praiseTune Title: ST. BASILAuthor: R. B. Y. ScottMeter: 18.104.22.168Scripture: Romans 1:20; Revelation 15:3Date: 1985Subject: Jesus Christ | Strength and Refuge
Display Title: Eternal, Unchanging, we sing to your praiseFirst Line: Eternal, Unchanging, we sing to your praiseTune Title: ST. BASILAuthor: Robert B. Y. Scott, 1899-1987Meter: 11 11 11 11Scripture: Psalm 145:10-13Date: 1997Subject: God | Mercy of; God | Righteousness of; God Creator and Ruler |
Display Title: Eternal, Unchanging, We SingFirst Line: Eternal, Unchanging, we sing to your praiseTune Title: ST DENIOAuthor: R. B. Y. ScottMeter: 11 11 11 11Date: 1996Subject: Adoration and Praise | ; Beauty | ; Comfort/Consolation | ; Epiphany 4 | Year A; Epiphany 5 | Year B; Faith | ; God | Creator; God | Love; God | Mercy; God | Power/Might; God | Praise and Thanksgiving; Jesus Christ | Master; Jesus Christ | Reign; Jesus Christ | Strength and Refuge; Jesus Christ | Word; Joy | ; Proper 28 | Year A; Proper 6 | Year B; Righteousness | ; Time | ; Truth |