Jeffery W. Rowthorn › Texts

Jeffery W. Rowthorn
Short Name: Jeffery W. Rowthorn
Full Name: Rowthorn, Jeffery W., 1934-
Birth Year: 1934

Jeffery W. Rowthorn (b. Newport, Gwent, Wales, 1934) wrote this text in 1978 while he was Chapel Minister at Yale Divinity School, New Haven, Connecticut. The text was first published in Laudamus (1980), a hymnal supplement edited by Rowthorn and used at the Yale Divinity School.

Rowthorn graduated from Cambridge and Oxford Universities, Union Theological Seminary in New York, and Cuddeson Theological College in Oxford. Ordained in 1963 in the Church of England, he served several congregations in England before immigrating to the United States, where he was chaplain at Union Theological Seminary and a faculty member in liturgics at the Yale Institute of Sacred Music, which he helped to establish. He was then elected Suffragan Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut. The writer of several hymns, Rowthorn was also coeditor with Russell Schulz-Widmar of A New Hymnal for Colleges and Schools (1991). Rowthorn has since moved to Paris, where he is Bishop in Charge of the American Churches in Europe.

Texts by Jeffery W. Rowthorn (13)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
A vision seen, a call obeyedJeffery Rowthorn (Author)English2
At the font we start our journeyJeffery W. Rowthorn (Author)English4
Be present, Lord, with those you callJeffery Rowthorn (Author)English2
Creating God, your fingers traceJeffery W. Rowthorn (Author)English25
Earth's scattered isles and contoured hillsJeffery W. Rowthorn (Paraphraser)English2
From east to west, o'er all the earthJeffery Rowthorn (Author)2
Living Word of God eternalJeffery Rowthorn (Author)English2
Lord, you give the great commissionJeffery W. Rowthorn (Author)English42
O blest Redeemer, to us each recallJeffery Rowthorn (Author)English2
Retell what Christ's great love has doneJeffery Rowthorn (Author)3
Sing, Christ our Savior and our King!Jeffery Rowthorn (Author)English2
[Tell of John, His Nets Extended]Jeffery Rowthorn (Author)English2
This is a day, LordJeffery Rowthorn, b. 1934 (Author)English2
Suggestions or corrections? Contact us