Blessed Are the Poor Among You

Author: Carolyn Winfrey Gillette

Carolyn Winfrey Gillette is a hymn writer and Presbyterian pastor. Carolyn and her husband Bruce have been the co-pastors of Limestone Presbyterian Church in Wilmington, Delaware since August 2004. Carolyn's hymns have been sung by congregations in every state of the USA and in several other countries; they have been on national PBS-TV three times and the BBC-TV in the United Kingdom. Noel Paul Stookey of "Peter, Paul and Mary" made a music video with Emmy winner Pete Staman of Carolyn's hymn, "O God, Our Words Cannot Express," which was written on September 11. Her hymns are found on the national websites of the General Board of Discipleship of The United Methodist Church, UMCOR, the Presbyterian Church (USA), American Baptist Church… Go to person page >

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First Line: Blessed are the poor among you, Jesus said
Title: Blessed Are the Poor Among You
Author: Carolyn Winfrey Gillette
Meter: 11.11.11.9 with refrain
Language: English
Publication Date: 1998
Copyright: Copyright © 1998 by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette. All rights reserved

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