Born: September 6, 1868, Bristol, England.
Died: June 30, 1920, Bitton, Gloucestershire, England.
Jenkins attended Bristol Grammar School and became an accountant like his father. He was active in the mission field, and developed associations with the Tyndale Baptist Church, Highbury Congregational Church, and his own parish church in Bitton. He also served as secretary to the Adult School Union in Bristol, belonged to the National Council of the Adult School Movement, and helped compile the 1909 Fellowship Hymn Book.
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O WALY WALY is a traditional English melody associated with the song "O Waly, Waly, gin love be bony," the words of which date back at least to Ramsay's Tea Table Miscellany (1724-1732), and as the setting for a folk ballad about Jamie Douglas. It is also well known in the Appalachian region of the…
Display Title: O God of LoveFirst Line: O God of love, to you we bowTune Title: O WALY WALYAuthor: William Vaughan Jenkins, 1868-1920Meter: L.M.Scripture: Mark 10:7-9; Matthew 19:5; Genesis 2:24Date: 1995Subject: Marriage |