When Jesus Came Preaching the Kingdom of God

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When Jesus came preaching the Kingdom of God

Author: Fred Pratt Green
Tune: SAMANTHRA
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Fred Pratt Green

The name of the Rev. F. Pratt Green is one of the best-known of the contemporary school of hymnwriters in the British Isles. His name and writings appear in practically every new hymnal and "hymn supplement" wherever English is spoken and sung. And now they are appearing in American hymnals, poetry magazines, and anthologies. Mr. Green was born in Liverpool, England, in 1903. Ordained in the British Methodist ministry, he has been pastor and district superintendent in Brighton and York, and now served in Norwich. There he continued to write new hymns "that fill the gap between the hymns of the first part of this century and the 'far-out' compositions that have crowded into some churches in the last decade or more." --Seven New Hymns o… Go to person page >

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First Line: When Jesus came preaching the Kingdom of God
Title: When Jesus Came Preaching the Kingdom of God
Author: Fred Pratt Green
Meter: 11.8.11.8 D
Language: English
Copyright: © 1974 Hope Publishing Co.

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RitualSong #773

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Worship (3rd ed.) #614

Worship (4th ed.) #723

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