American Baptist layman. Amateur hymnologist and polyglot. Translator of many hymns into, and author of a few in, Esperanto, as well as some hymns in English. 13 texts (incl. 3 original) in Adoru, plus two in Espero Katolika's supplement. Edited the largest online Esperanto hymnal, now archived by reocities.com and oocities.com, TTT-Himnaro Cigneta. Lives near Seattle. Go to person page >
The English text was first sung at Westminster Abbey in 1981, on the anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. This Esperanto translation debuted in 2004 in Sidney (Canada) on the occasion of joint convention of the US Esperanto association (ELNA) and its Canadian counterpart (KEA).