Simon Beckley was born in 1938. He graduated with a BA degree from London University in 1961 and from Oak Hill Theological College in 1958. He was a clergyman in Watford, New Ferry, Chadderton, Delph (Friarmere) and Tranmere. He retired in 2003. He has been associated with Jubilate Hymns since the late 1970s.
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