[The Lord is my light] (Bouknight)

[The Lord is my light] (Bouknight)

Composer: Lillian Bouknight
Published in 15 hymnals

Audio files: Recording

Composer: Lillian Bouknight

Very little is known about Lillian Bouknight (d. 1990), except that she was an African American from North Carolina, and a soloist and composer in the Pentecostal Holiness movement in the Aliquippam, PA Community, also serving as a prayer warrior and on the Mother’s Board. Laura de Jong Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [The Lord is my light] (Bouknight)
Composer: Lillian Bouknight
Incipit: 13321 51165 32222
Key: D♭ Major
Copyright: © 1980 Savgos Music, admin. Malaco Music



Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

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    Composer/Editors Norma Aamodt-Nelson; Eric Vollen
    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (2000) pp. 182


Instances (1 - 15 of 15)

African American Heritage Hymnal #160

Christian Science Hymnal #583

Gather (3rd ed.) #690

Gather Comprehensive #605

Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #592

Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #572

Lift Every Voice and Sing II #58


Lift Up Your Hearts #431

One in Faith #767

Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #579

Psalms for All Seasons #27B

RitualSong #732

This Far By Faith #61

Total Praise #152

Voices Together #437

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