192. Lord, the Light of Your Love Is Shining (Shine, Jesus, Shine)

Text Information
First Line: Lord, the light of your love is shining
Title: Lord, the Light of Your Love Is Shining (Shine, Jesus, Shine)
Author: Graham Kendrick (1987)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: Irregular
Scripture: Isaiah 9:2; Isaiah 60:1-11; Matthew 17:1-8; Mark 9:2-8; Luke 9:28-36; John 1:3-5; John 8:12; John 9:5; John 12:46; Acts 2:3; 2 Corinthians 3:1-6; 1 Peter 2:9-10
Topic: Atonement; Christian Year: Baptism of Jesus; Christian Year: Transfiguration2 more...
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Shine, Jesus, shine, fill this land with the Father's glory
Copyright: © 1987 Make Way Music (admin. Music Services)
Tune Information
Name: SHINE, JESUS, SHINE
Composer: Graham Kendrick (1987)
Meter: Irregular
Key: A Major
Copyright: © 1987 Make Way Music (admin. Music Services)


Text Information:

While the reference to Jesus as the Light of the world (John 8:12, 9:5) can be understood generally, this hymn is perhaps best understood as a response to the Transfiguration (Matthew 17:1–8/Mark 9:2–8/Luke 9:28–36). This is the most popular of the author/composer’s many songs.


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