Lord of Our Growing Years

Lord of our growing years

Author: David Mowbray
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: David Mowbray

David Mowbray (b. 1938) was born in Wallington, Surrey, England. He attended Dulwich College, Fitzwilliam, Cambridge where he read English. He gained an MA at Trinity in Bristol and a BD at London (External). Ordained in the Church of England, he was a curate at St. Giles in Northampton and at St. Mary's in Walford. Appointed Vicar of Broxborne, Herts in 1970 in 1984, he became Vicar of All Saints, Hertfordshire. In 1991 he became Vicar of St. Matthew's Darley Abbey, Derby, where he serves to this day. He has been writing hymns since 1977 and most of his texts are represented by Jubilate Hymns. Three of his hymn texts have been included in Hope's new hymnal Worship & Rejoice (2001). --www.hopepublishing.com Go to person page >

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First Line: Lord of our growing years
Title: Lord of Our Growing Years
Author: David Mowbray
Meter: 6.6.6.6.8.8
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Your grace surrounds us all our days
Copyright: © 1982 by Hope Publshing Company, Carol Stream, IL 60188. All rights reserved. Used by permission.

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LITTLE CORNARD


EASTVIEW

James Vernon Lee (b. Hove, Sussex, England, 1892; d. Southampton, England, 1959) originally composed EASTVIEW for the text "Rejoice, the Lord Is King" for his mother's eightieth birthday. Lee was an officer in the Brighton Battalion of the Boys' Brigade from 1910 to 1914. After service in the Britis…

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NEWTON (Moyer)


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Instances

Instances (1 - 10 of 10)

Celebrating Grace Hymnal #539

Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #507

Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #687

Hymnal: A Worship Book #479

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #259

Moravian Book of Worship #800

Presbyterian Hymnal: hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs #279

Sing Glory: Hymns, Psalms and Songs for a New Century #536

Worship (3rd ed.) #556

Worship and Rejoice #608

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