Michael John Saward (b. Blackheath, Kent, England, 1932) was residentiary Canon of St. Paul's Cathedral, London, and a church commissioner and member of the general synod of the Church of England. Educated at Eltham College, Bristol University, and Tyndale Hall, he was ordained in the Church of England in 1956. Saward served in several congregations and was radio and television officer for the Church Information Office (1967-1972). His publications include Leisure (1963), Couldn’t Care Less (1966), Don't Miss the Party (1974), and All Change (1983). Associated with the Jubilate Group for a number of years, he has written some sixty hymns and served as text editor for Hymns for Today's Church (1982).
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Display Title: Ring from your steeple, bells of gladness!First Line: Ring from your steeple, bells of gladness!Tune Title: STEEPLE BELLSAuthor: Michael Saward (born 1932)Meter: 9 8 9 8Scripture: Genesis 1:3Date: 1987Subject: God's Church | The Lord's Day; Easter | The Resurrection of Christ; Easter 1 | The Upper Room; Pentecost | The Holy Spirit; Trinity Sunday | The Trinity
Display Title: Ring from Your SteepleFirst Line: Ring from your steeple, bells of gladness!Tune Title: STEEPLE BELLSAuthor: Michael SawardMeter: 9 8 9 8Date: 1996Subject: The Church at Worship | Opening and Morning Hymns; liturgical | Opening Hymns; Opening Hymns | ; Service Music | Gathering, Call to Worship, Greeting