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Paraphraser: Barbara Woollett
Born on 30 January 1937 in Southampton, where she has lived ever since.
Educated at Sholing Secondary School for Girls; married David Woollett, an engineer; they have three children and six grandchildren.
She has been a full-time housewife and mother, a volunteer ward assistant in a large city hospital, and a mature student for a GCSE in Drama, as well as being active in a local amateur dramatic group.
She is a member of the Jubilate Group. She has written several hymn texts, Psalm versions and other verses.
Publications featuring her work include Church Family Worship (1988); Come, Rejoice (1989); Songs from the Psalms (1990); Psalms for Today (1990) which has four of her paraphrases; "Let's Praise" 2 (1994)… Go to person page >
Display Title: How Blest Are the PeopleFirst Line: How blest are the people possessing true peaceTune Title: LOVE TO CHRISTAuthor: Barbara WoollettMeter: 188.8.131.52.Scripture: Psalm 32; Matthew 5:6Date: 1990