Carl P. Daw Jr.

Short Name: Carl P. Daw Jr.
Full Name: Daw, Carl P. Jr., 1944-
Birth Year: 1944

Carl P. Daw, Jr. (b. Louisville, KY, 1944) is the son of a Baptist minister. He holds a PhD degree in English (University of Virginia) and taught English from 1970-1979 at the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia. As an Episcopal priest (MDiv, 1981, University of the South, Sewanee, Tennesee) he served several congregations in Virginia, Connecticut and Pennsylvania. From 1996-2009 he served as the Executive Director of The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada. Carl Daw began to write hymns as a consultant member of the Text committee for The Hymnal 1982, and his many texts often appeared first in several small collections, including A Year of Grace: Hymns for the Church Year (1990); To Sing God’s Praise (1992), New Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs (1996), Gathered for Worship (2006). Other publications include A Hymntune Psalter (2 volumes, 1988-1989) and Breaking the Word: Essays on the Liturgical Dimensions of Preaching (1994, for which he served as editor and contributed two essays. In 2002 a collection of 25 of his hymns in Japanese was published by the United Church of Christ in Japan. He wrote Glory to God: A Companion (2016) for the 2013 hymnal of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).

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The Reverend Carl P. Daw, Jr. M.A., M.Div., Ph.D. (born 1944 in Louisville, Kentucky) is an American Episcopal priest. He is curator of hymnological collections and adjunct professor of hymnology at Boston University School of Theology, and was executive director of the Hymn Society in the United States and Canada from 1996 to 2009. In May 2011, he was named a Fellow of the Royal School of Church Music.

Texts by Carl P. Daw Jr. (107)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
Al reunirnos en tu mesaCarl P. Daw Jr (Author)Spanish2
All praise to Thee, my God, this nightCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author (st. 4))English1
As newborn stars were stirred to songCarl P. Daw Jr. (b. 1944) (Author)English2
As now the sun shines down at noonCarl P. Daw, b. 1944 (Author)English3
As panting deer desire the waterbrooksCarl P. Daw (Author)English2
[As Six-Winged Seraphs Volleyed Praise]Carl P Daw (Author)English2
As stars adorn the night-veiled skyCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)5
As we gather at your tableCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)English26
Baited, the question roseCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)English3
[Be Joyful in the Lord]Carl P Daw (Author)English2
[Beneath the Proud Hills' Shadows]Carl P. Daw (Author)English2
[Beside the Streams of Babylon (Daw)]Carl P Daw (Author)English2
Beyond the beauty and the aweCarl P. Daw (Author)English3
Blessed be the God of Israel, Who comes to set us freeCarl P. Daw (Adapter)English18
Bright the cloud and bright the gloryCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)3
By the waters, the waters of BabylonCarl P. Daw Jr., b. 1944 (Author (stanzas 2-4))English2
Called by love to gather, by Christ's love unitedCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)English2
Called to gather as God's peopleCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)English4
[Christ, Faithful Sower, Scattering Good Seed]Carl P Daw (Author)English2
Christ the Victorious, give to your servantsCarl P. Daw, jr. (Author)English12
"Come, Lazarus," the Savior CalledCarl P. Daw (Author)English3
[Come, Let Us Sing with Joy]Carl P Daw (Author)English2
[Consider Well the Lilies]Carl P. Daw (Author)English2
Cual murmullo de palomaCarl P. Daw Jr. (Author)Spanish3
Eternal God transcending timeCarl P. Daw, Jr., 1944- (Author)English3
Faith begins by letting goCarl P. Daw Jr. (Author)English7
[For God Alone My Soul in Silence Waits]Carl P Daw (Author)English2
For the life that you have givenCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)English6
From heaven high I come to you, I bring you tidings glad and new (Daw)Carl P. Daw (Translator)English2
From the Parent’s heart, the firstbornCarl P. Daw Jr. (Translator)English2
Gabriel of high degreeCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Adapter)1
[Gentle Joseph Heard A Warning]Carl P Daw (Author)English2
Glory to our boundless GodCarl Pickens Daw, 1944- (Author)English2
God of every new beginningCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)English2
God of grace and God of laughterCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)3
God of still waitingCarl P. Daw, Jr., 1944- (Author)English3
God of the prophets! Bless the prophets' sonsCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author (st. 3))English3
God, Our Author and CreatorCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)3
God our Maker, whose first summonsCarl P. Daw (Author)English2
God the Spirit, guide and guardianCarl P. Daw (Author)English14
God's glory fills the heavens with hymnsCarl P. Daw Jr., b. 1944 (Author)English9
God's Paschal Lamb is sacrificed for usCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)English4
Gracious Spirit, give your servantsCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)English4
Have we any gift worth givingCarl P. Daw Jr, b. 1944 (Author)English3
Hear my prayer, O God, And listen to my pleaCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)English6
Hear the turmoil of the nationsCarl P. Daw Jr. (Author)2
[How Good How Pleasant to Behold]Carl P Daw (Author)English2
How lovely is Thy dwelling place, O Lord of hosts, to me (Scottish Psalter, 1650)Carl P. Daw, Jr., 1944- (Author (st. 3-4))English8
How shallow former shadows seemCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)3
How sweet was the garden, fertile and fairCarl P. Daw Jr., b. 1944 (Author)English2
In ev'ry place where God is praised (Doquiera que se alabe a Dios)Carl P. Daw Jr. (Author)English, Spanish2
Into Jerusalem Jesus rodeCarl P. Daw (Author)2
Leaving her water jar behindCarl P. Daw (Author)English2
Let all creation bless the LordCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)English10
[Let Kings and Prophets Yield Their Name]Carl P. Daw (Author)English3
Like the murmur of the dove's songCarl P. Daw (Author)English36
Mark how the Lamb of God's self-offeringCarl P. Daw, Jr. (b. 1944) (Author)English7
Mighty God who called creationCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)English3
My soul proclaims with wonderCarl P. Daw (Author)English7
New truths are no surprise to GodCarl P. Daw (Author)English2
[Not Alone, but Two by Two]Carl P Daw (Author)English3
Not for ourselves, O Lord, not for ourselvesCarl P. Daw (Author)English3
[Now You Have Set Your Servant Free]Carl P Daw (Author)English2
O day of peace that dimly shinesCarl P. Daw, Jr., 1944- (Author)20
O God, hear my prayer; let my cry come to youCarl P. Daw Jr. (Author)English2
O God in Whom All Life BeginsCarl P. Daw (Author)English6
O God of Font and AltarCarl Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)3
O God, our sov'reign GodCarl P. Daw Jr. (Author)English2
O God, who gives us life and breathCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)English5
[O God Who Made Us In Your Likeness]Carl P. Daw (Author)English2
O Light whose splendor thrills and gladdensCarl P. Daw, Jr. 1944- (Paraphraser)English8
O risen Christ, still woundedCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)English2
[O Sing to the Lord With Hymns Newly Made]Carl P. Daw (Author)English2
Rebuke me not in anger, Lord, Nor punish me in wrathCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)English2
Restore in us, O GodCarl P. Daw, Jr., 1944- (Author)English10
Rise up and shine! Your light has comeCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)English4
[Seek the Lord] (Daw)Carl P Daw (Author)English2
Seek the Lord, whose willing presenceCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)English2
Sing of Andrew, John's discipleCarl P. Daw, Jr., 1944- (Author)English6
Sing of God Made ManifestCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)English7
Sing praise to God, whose mighty actsCarl P. Daw (Author)English3
[Sing to the Lord]Carl P. Daw (Author)English2
Sing to the Lord no threadbare songCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)English2
Sing to the Lord, who has vanquished the horse and the warriorCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)English3
"Sleepers, wake!" A voice astounds usCarl P. Daw Jr. (Translator (stanza 1))11
Soaring Spirit, set us freeCarl P. Daw (Author)2
Sov'reign Maker of all thingsCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)English2
Splendor and honor, majesty and powerCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Paraphraser)English8
Surely, it is God who saves me; I will trust in himCarl P. Daw Jr., b. 1944 (Author)1
Surely it is God who saves me; Trusting him, I shall not fearCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)English14
Take us as we are, O GodCarl P. Daw Jr. (Author)English4
The Lord my Shepherd guards me wellCarl P. Daw, Jr., 1944- (Paraphraser)English3
This life laid down has been taken upCarl P. Daw Jr. (Author)2
Though famed in Israel's royal hist'ryCarl P. Daw, Jr., b. 1944 (Author)English2
To leave the stones unthrownCarl P. Daw Jr. (Author)2
We come, O Christ, as people seekingCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)English2
We have come at Christ's own biddingCarl P. Daw Jr. (Author)English13
[We Marvel at Your Mighty Deeds]Carl P Daw (Author)English2
We sing for all the unsung saintsCarl P. Daw, Jr. b. 1944 (Author)English4
When God first brought us back from exileCarl P. Daw Jr (Author)English6
When sudden terror tears apartCarl P. Daw (Author)English2
[When Thomas Heard the Strange Report]Carl P Daw (Author)English2
When we seek language to praise you, O GodCarl P. Daw (Author)English3
[Who Is My Neighbor, Lord]Carl P. Daw (Author)English2
Wild and lone the prophet's voiceCarl P. Daw, Jr. (Author)English9
With the Body That Was BrokenCarl P. Daw, Jr. 1944- (Author)English3
You are before me, Lord, you are behindIan Pitt-Watson, 1923-1995 (Paraphraser)English1

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