NAMED AND KNOWN

NAMED AND KNOWN

Composer: John L. Bell, b. 1949
Published in 1 hymnal


Composer: John L. Bell, b. 1949

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 >

Tune Information

Title: NAMED AND KNOWN
Composer: John L. Bell, b. 1949
Meter: 7.7.13 with refrain
Incipit: 12334 32123 34321
Key: D Major
Copyright: © 2005, Iona Community, GIA Publications, Inc., agent

Arrangements

Organ Solo

  • Hymn Tune Compositions by Austin C. Lovelace: 12 Chorale Preludes / Variations 22 Original Hymn Tunes
    Composer/Editor Austin Cole Lovelace
    Published By: Darcey Press (2012) pp. 55

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Gather (3rd ed.) #603

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