Charles Silvester Horne (1865–1914) was a famous late 19th century and early 20th century Congregationalist minister, who additionally served as Liberal M.P. for Ipswich, and was a noted orator. He was also the father of the humorous broadcaster, Kenneth Horne.
He was born in Cuckfield, Sussex on 15 April 1865, the youngest child of Charles Horne, the minister of Cuckfield Congregational Church, and his wife, whose maiden name was Harriet Silvester Simpson. When he was six weeks old the family moved to Newport, Shropshire. Here Charles Horne gave up the ministry, becoming the editor of the local newspaper, the Newport Advertiser and became a partner of his wife's uncle, Charles Silvester in a printing and bookselling firm. Horne lived… Go to person page >
Display Title: Sing we the KingFirst Line: Sing we the King who is coming to reignTune Title: THE GLORY SONGAuthor: Charles Silvester Horne, 1865-1914Meter: 10 10 10 10 with refrainDate: 1999Subject: Seasons of the Christian Year | The Return of Christ; Living the Christian Life | Heaven and Victory over Death
Display Title: Come let us sing: praise to our kingFirst Line: Sing we the King who is coming to reignTune Title: THE GLORY SONGAuthor: Charles Silvester Horne, 1865-1914Meter: 10 10 10 10 and refrainScripture: 1 Corinthians 15:25; 1 Corinthians 15:51-58; Hebrews 1:8; Hebrews 1:13; Isaiah 2:1-5; Isaiah 11:1-10; Isaiah 60:22; Matthew 1:21; Micah 4:1-3; Psalm 45:6-7; Psalm 72:7; Psalm 96:13; Psalm 98; Revelation 5:6-12; Revelation 11:15-17; Revelation 20:2; Revelation 22:1-5Date: 2011Subject: The Promised Christ: Advent | ; Jesus Christ: Risen and Ascended |