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

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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)
Refrain First Line: Shine, Jesus, shine, fill this land with the Father's glory
Meter: Irregular
Language: English
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture: ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ;
Topic: Atonement; Christian Year: Baptism of Jesus; Christian Year: Transfiguration (2 more...)
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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