Revealing Word, thy light portrays

Author: M. Elmore Turner

Turner, M. Elmore. (Richmond, Virginia, August 16, 1906--?). Disciples of Christ. Lynchburg College, B.A., 1928; The College of the Bible, B.D., 1936; Atlantic Christian College, honorary D.D., 1958. Pastorate at Takoma Park, Maryland, 1928-1933. Assistant professor in religion and philosophy, Lynchburg College, 1936-1939; pastorates at Cape Town, South Africa, 1939-1941; Corbin, Kentucky, 1941-1945; Washington, D.C., 1945-1952; New Bern, North Carolina, 1953-1960; West Point, Georgia, 1960-1969; Charlotte, N.C., 1969-1971. --Jean E. Garriott, DNAH Archives Go to person page >

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First Line: Revealing Word, thy light portrays
Author: M. Elmore Turner
Publication Date: 1952
Copyright: Words copyright, 1953, by the Hymn Society of America



Dmitri Stephanovich Bortnianski (b. Gloukoff, Ukraine, 1751; d. St. Petersburg, Russia, 1825) was a Russian composer of church music, operas, and instrumental music. His tune ST. PETERSBURG (also known as RUSSIAN HYMN) was first published in J. H. Tscherlitzky's Choralbuch (1825). The tune is suppo…

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