Let Us Now Depart in Thy Peace

Let us now depart in thy peace, blessed Jesus

Adapter: Lee Hastings Bristol (1961)
Published in 5 hymnals

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Adapter: Lee Hastings Bristol

Born: 1923, Brook­lyn, New York. Died: 1979, Syr­a­cuse, New York. Bristol was ed­u­cat­ed at Ham­il­ton Col­lege, Clin­ton, New York (BA); Trin­i­ty Col­lege of Mu­sic, Lon­don (or­gan stu­dies); and the In­sti­tute for In­ter­na­tion­al Stu­dies, Ge­ne­va, Switz­er­land (grad­u­ate stu­dies). He worked in New York for the Bris­tol-Me­yers Com­pa­ny (the fam­i­ly bus­i­ness) in ad­ver­tis­ing and pub­lic re­la­tions, 1948-62. From 1962-69, he served as pre­si­dent of West­min­ster Choir Col­lege, Prince­ton, New Jer­sey. In 1972, the Hymn So­ci­e­ty in the Unit­ed States and Ca­na­da made him a fel­low of the so­ci­e­ty. His works in­clude: The Lamb and Other Car­ol… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Let us now depart in thy peace, blessed Jesus
Title: Let Us Now Depart in Thy Peace
Adapter: Lee Hastings Bristol (1961)
Source: New Mexican folk song
Place of Origin: Mexico
Language: English
Copyright: Adapt. © 1961 Concordia Publishing House



Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Chalice Hymnal #444


The United Methodist Hymnal #668

The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement #1

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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