Nourished by the rainfall, the earth can come alive

Nourished by the rainfall, the earth can come alive

Author: Pablo Fernandez Badillo; Author (English version): John L. Bell
Tune: ALABANZA
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Pablo Fernandez Badillo

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Author (English version): John L. Bell

John Bell (b. 1949) was born in the Scottish town of Kilmarnock in Ayrshire, intending to be a music teacher when he felt the call to the ministry. But in frustration with his classes, he did volunteer work in a deprived neighborhood in London for a time and also served for two years as an associate pastor at the English Reformed Church in Amsterdam. After graduating he worked for five years as a youth pastor for the Church of Scotland, serving a large region that included about 500 churches. He then took a similar position with the Iona Community, and with his colleague Graham Maule, began to broaden the youth ministry to focus on renewal of the church’s worship. His approach soon turned to composing songs within the identifiable traditi… Go to person page >

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First Line: Nourished by the rainfall, the earth can come alive
Spanish Title: Al caer la lluvia
Author: Pablo Fernandez Badillo
Author (English version): John L. Bell
Meter: Irregular
Language: English
Publication Date: 2005
Copyright: © Pablo Fernandez Badillo

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Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #138

Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #138

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