David Mowbray

David Mowbray
Short Name: David Mowbray
Full Name: Mowbray, David, 1938-
Birth Year: 1938

David Mowbray (b. 1938) was born in Wallington, Surrey, England. He attended Dulwich College, Fitzwilliam, Cambridge where he read English. He gained an MA at Trinity in Bristol and a BD at London (External). Ordained in the Church of England, he was a curate at St. Giles in Northampton and at St. Mary's in Walford. Appointed Vicar of Broxborne, Herts in 1970 in 1984, he became Vicar of All Saints, Hertfordshire. In 1991 he became Vicar of St. Matthew's Darley Abbey, Derby, where he serves to this day. He has been writing hymns since 1977 and most of his texts are represented by Jubilate Hymns. Three of his hymn texts have been included in Hope's new hymnal Worship & Rejoice (2001).


Texts by David Mowbray (34)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
At the supper, Christ the LordDavid Mowbray (Author)2
Bless all who trust in GodDavid Mowbray, 1938- (Paraphraser)English3
Christ, on whom the Spirit restedDavid Mowbray (born 1938) (Author)2
Come to us, creative SpiritDavid Mowbray, b. 1938 (Author)English19
Father of all, whose laws have stoodDavid Mowbray (born 1938) (Author)1
First of the week and finest dayDavid Mowbray, b. 1938 (Author)English4
Gift of Christ from God our FatherDavid Mowbray (Author)English2
God everlasting, at your wordDavid Mowbray (Paraphraser)4
God of hosts, you chose a vineDavid Mowbray (Author)English4
How glad are those with peace of mindDavid Mowbray (Author)English2
In Christ shall all be made alive, we singDavid Mowbray (born 1938) (Author)1
Let creation bless the FatherDavid Mowbray (born 1938) (Author)1
Let God, who called the worlds to beDavid Mowbray, b. 1938 (Versifier)3
Light a candle for thanksgiving!David Mowbray (Author)English2
Lord of creation, giver of gladnessDavid Mowbray, b. 1938 (Author)English2
Lord of our growing yearsDavid Mowbray (Author)English12
Lord of the changing yearDavid Mowbray (born 1938) (Author)4
May Christ, the Lord of Cana's feastDavid Mowbray, 1938- (Author)English2
Now lives the Lamb of GodDavid Mowbray (born 1938) (Adapter)1
O Christ, the master carpenterDavid Mowbray (1938-) (Author)English3
O Master Christ, draw near to takeDavid Mowbray (born 1938) (Adapter)4
"Oh give thanks, for God is gracious!"David Mowbray (Paraphraser)2
Open the gates of righteousness, For we have come to prayDavid Mowbray (Author)English2
Out of the depths I cry: O God, remember me!David Mowbray (Paraphraser)English2
Risen Lord, whose name we cherishDavid Mowbray (born 1938) (Author)1
Shout for joy loud and longDavid Mowbray (born 1938) (Author)English11
Spirit of God most highDavid Mowbray (born 1938) (Author)1
Take heart and praise our GodDavid Mowbray (Author)English2
[The Resurrection and the Life]David Mowbray (Author)English2
Unless the Lord has built the houseDavid Mowbray, b. 1938 (Author)English2
We believe in God AlmightyDavid Mowbray (born 1938) (Author)English6
What if the one who shapes the starsDavid Mowbray (Author)English2
With all my heart I seekDavid Mowbray, b. 1938 (Author)English2
With Mary let my soul rejoiceDavid Mowbray (b. 1938) (Author)2
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