Singing, we glady worship the Lord together

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Singing, we glady worship the Lord together

Author (English version): John L. Bell ; Author (English version): Christine Carson
Tune: VIENEN CON ALEGRIA
Published in 2 hymnals

Author (English version): John L. Bell

John Bell (b. 1949) was born in the Scottish town of Kilmarnock in Ayrshire, intending to be a music teacher when he felt the call to the ministry. But in frustration with his classes, he did volunteer work in a deprived neighborhood in London for a time and also served for two years as an associate pastor at the English Reformed Church in Amsterdam. After graduating he worked for five years as a youth pastor for the Church of Scotland, serving a large region that included about 500 churches. He then took a similar position with the Iona Community, and with his colleague Graham Maule, began to broaden the youth ministry to focus on renewal of the church’s worship. His approach soon turned to composing songs within the identifiable traditi… Go to person page >

Author (English version): Christine Carson

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Text Information

First Line: Singing, we glady worship the Lord together
Author (English version): John L. Bell
Author (English version): Christine Carson
Meter: Irregular
Source: Guatemalan traditional
Refrain First Line: Singing, we glady worship the Lord together
Publication Date: 2005
Copyright: © Christine Carson and WGRG / The Iona Community (admin. GIA Publications, Inc.)

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Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #257

Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #257

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