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Author (response): Helen L. Wright
Helen L. Wright (b. 1927) wrote the refrain for the Psalter Task Force of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), for which she served as chair. A native of Baltic, Ohio, Helen Wright is a graduate of the College of Wooster with a B.A. degree in English. For some years she served as treasurer and bookkeeper for her husband's medical corporation. She is an organist for the Presbyterian Church of Coshocton, Ohio, a position she has held for twenty-four years. Wright served on the Advisory Council for discipleship and worship of the United Presbyterian Church U.S.A. prior to the reunion of 1983.
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Display Title: O Sing a New Song (Psalm 96)First Line: O sing a new song to the LordTune Title: O SING A NEW SONGAuthor: Helen L. WrightMeter: IrregularScripture: 1 Chronicles 16:22-33; Psalm 96Date: 2013Subject: Adoration | ; Creation | ; Judgment | ; Praise | ; Salvation |
Display Title: O Sing a New SongFirst Line: O sing a new song to the LordTune Title: [O sing a new song to the Lord]Author: Hal H. Hopson; Helen L. WrightScripture: Psalm 96Date: 2012Subject: Church Year | Advent; Disciples / Calling | ; Earth | ; Elements of Worship | Call to Worship; Elements of Worship | Praise and Adoration; Enthronement Psalms | ; God as | Judge; God as | King; God's | Deeds; God's | Glory; God's | Justice; God's | Majesty; God's | Name; God's | Power; God's | Reigning; God's | Sovereignty; God's | Strength; God's | Wonders; Grace | ; Hymns of Praise | ; Idols and Idolatry | ; Joy | ; Judgment | ; Mission | ; Music and Musicians | ; New Creation | ; Occasional Services | Civic / National Occasions; Offering of Sacrifice | ; People of God / Church | Citizens of Heaven; People of God / Church | Witnessing; Rejoicing | ; Temple | ; Ten Commandments | 2nd Commandment (do not make graven emages); The Creation | ; Truth | ; Witness | ; Year A, B, C, Christmas I, December 24 or 25 | ; Year A, Ordinary Time after Pentecost, October 16-22 | ; Year C, Ordinary Time after Epiphany, 9th Sunday | ; Year C, Ordinary Time after Pentecost, May 29-June 4 (if after Trinity Sunday) |