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Source: Hymns of Promise: a large print songbook #24

Author: Shirley Erena Murray

SHIRLEY ERENA MURRAY (b. 1931) is a hymn text writer, born in Invercargill, New Zealand in 1931. Her texts have appeared in more than 100 collections worldwide and have been translated into several languages. She has been an editor with the New Zealand Hymnbook Trust and received international acclaim for her writing, including being made a Fellow of the Royal School of Church Music (2006) and becoming a Member of the NZ Order of Merit (2001) for services to the community through hymn writing. She is the first citizen to be so honored. Most recently, she has been honored by the Hymn Society in the United States and Canada at its July 2009 annual conference by being named a Fellow of the Society in recognition of her contributions as a hymn… Go to person page >



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Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #553aText
Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #553bText
Chalice Hymnal #693TextPage Scan
Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #243TextPage Scan
Evangelical Lutheran Worship #739Text
Gather (3rd ed.) #805Page Scan
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #713Text InfoTextFlexscoreAudio
Hymns of Promise: a large print songbook #24TextPage Scan
Lift Up Your Hearts: psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs #18TextFlexscoreAudioPage Scan
Moravian Book of Worship #655TextPage Scan
Singing the Faith #729
The New Century Hymnal #569TextPage Scan
Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #668
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #307TextPage Scan
Worship (4th ed.) #808
Worship and Rejoice #38TextScoreAudioPage Scan
Worship and Song #3129TextFlexscorePage Scan
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