LIGHT OF THE WORLD

LIGHT OF THE WORLD

Composer: Jim Strathdee (1969)
Published in 3 hymnals


Composer: Jim Strathdee

Many of the songs of Jim Strathdee (b. 1941) represent an important part of this genre. Mr. Strathdee and his wife, Jean, are performing artists whose concerts reach thousands of people each year. They say their songs "are a musical offering of hope and encouragement for all people, bringing a message of compassion, justice and healing." The Strathdees' ministry was centered for many years at St. Mark's United Methodist Church in Sacramento, Calif., where they were directors of music. Since August 2006 they have been "in ministry to the church-at-large." The congregational nature of many of their songs springs from their connection with this church. Their concert attendees are invited to participate as singers, not just observers. T… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Jim Strathdee (1969)
Meter: Irregular
Incipit: 66554 36665 5543
Key: F Major or modal
Copyright: © 1969 Desert Flower Music

Instances

Instances (3)TextImageAudioScoreFlexscore
Chalice Hymnal #469Text
The New Century Hymnal #584Image
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #87Text