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Author: Bryan Jeffery Leech
Bryan Jeffrey Leech was born in Middlesex, England in 1931. He came to the United States in 1955 and studied at Barrington College and North Park Seminary. He was ordained in 1961 and served in the Covenant Church. He composed more than 500 songs.
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Katherine Kennicott Davis (b. St. Joseph, MA, 1892; d. Concord, MA, 1980) composed MASSACHUSETTS in 1962 for The Methodist Hymnal (1964), in which it was set to Charles Kingsley's "From Thee All Skill and Science Flow." Davis named the tune after her home state. MASSACHUSSETTS exhibits the classic s…
FOREST GREEN is an English folk tune associated with the ballad "The Ploughboy's Dream." Ralph Vaughan Williams (PHH 316) turned FOREST GREEN into a hymn tune for The English Hymnal (1906), using it as a setting for "O Little Town of Bethlehem."
Shaped in rounded bar form (AABA), FOREST GREEN has th…
Thought by some scholars to date back to the Middle Ages, KINGSFOLD is a folk tune set to a variety of texts in England and Ireland. The tune was published in English Country Songs [sic: English County Songs] (1893), an anthology compiled by Lucy E. Broadwood and J. A. Fuller Maitland. After having…
Display Title: Make Room Within My Heart, O GodFirst Line: Make room within my heart, O GodTune Title: FOREST GREENAuthor: Bryan Jeffrey LeechMeter: 22.214.171.124.D.(C.M.D.)Scripture: 2 Corinthians 3:18Date: 1991
Display Title: Make Room Within My Heart, O GodFirst Line: Make room within my heart, O GodTune Title: MASSACHUSETTSAuthor: Bryan Jeffery LeechMeter: CMDDate: 2010Subject: The Church on Mission | Daily Life; Daily Life | ; Trinity |
Display Title: Make Room Within My Heard, O GodFirst Line: Make room within my heart, O GodTune Title: KINGSFOLDAuthor: Bryan Jeffrey Leech, 1931 -Scripture: Psalm 51:10-12; Psalm 51:1; Philippians 2:5-11Date: 1982Subject: Christ-like Life | ; Christ the Way | ; Commitment | ; Growth | ; Incarnation | ; Kingdom Of God | ; Obedience | ; Praise |
Display Title: Make Room within My Heart, O GodFirst Line: Make room within my heart, O GodTune Title: KINGSFOLDAuthor: Bryan Jeffery LeechMeter: C.M.D.Scripture: Galatians 4:19; Philippians 2:5-8; Revelation 3:20; Philippians 2:8Date: 1990