O God Who Shaped Creation

O God who shaped creation

Author: William Watkins Reid (1987)
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: William Watkins Reid

William Watkins Reid, Jr. (b. 1923) is a native of New York City. The son of an hymnodist he did his undergraduate work at Oberlin College and received the (BDIV) degree from Yale Divinity School. He served as a Medic in the second war and ended the war as a POW in Germany. When he returned to this country he pastored Methodist churches in North Dakota and Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. A number of his hymns are controlled by The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada which is represented by The Hope Publishing Company. "O God of Every Nation" is his most popular hymn. --www.hopepublishing.com/ Go to person page >

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First Line: O God who shaped creation
Title: O God Who Shaped Creation
Author: William Watkins Reid (1987)
Meter: D
Language: English
Copyright: Words © 1989 The United Methodist Publishing House




Eric H. Thiman (b. Ashford, Kent, England, 1900; d. Camden, London, England, 1975) composed STOKESAY CASTLE in 1923 as a setting for "Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus." The tune was published with a variety of other texts in the British Congregational Praise (1951) and in the Canadian Anglican and Unite…

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The United Methodist Hymnal #443TextImage
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #276Text