Scott, Robert Balgarnie Young. (Toronto, Ontario, July 18, 1899--November 1, 1987). United Church. University of Toronto, B.A., 1922; M.A., 1924; Ph.D., 1928. Pastorate at Long Branch, Ont., 1926-1928; professor of Old Testament at Union College (Vancouver), 1928-1931; United Theological College (Montreal), 1931-1955; Princeton University, 1955-1968; also dean of divinity at McGill University (Montreal), 1945-1955. Published many translations of, and commentaries on, Old Testament material, as well as on the Dead Sea Scrolls. Most of his hymns date from his years in Montreal.
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Display Title: O World Of GodFirst Line: O world of God, so vast and strangeTune Title: JERUSALEMAuthor: R. B. Y. ScottMeter: 8 8 8 8 DDate: 1996Subject: God | Nature of God; Biblical Places | Bethlehem; Concern | ; God | Nature; God | Wisdom; Grace | ; Jesus Christ | Cross; Jesus Christ | Incarnation; Mystery | ; Pain | ; Space | ; Sun | ; Time | ; Triumph | ; Wisdom | ; Proper 7 | Year A