Jesus, Come! for We Invite You

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Jesus, come! for we invite you

Author: Christopher M. Idle (1979)
CCLI Number: 4956578
Published in 15 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

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Source: Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #102
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Author: Christopher M. Idle

Christopher Martin Idle (b. Bromley, Kent, England, 1938) was educated at Elthan College, St. Peter's College, Oxford, and Clifton Theological College in Bristol, and was ordained in the Church of England. He served churches in Barrow-in-­Furness, Cumbria; London; and Oakley, Suffolk; and recently returned to London, where he is involved in various hymnal projects. A prolific author of articles on the Christian's public responsibilities, Idle has also published The Lion Book of Favorite Hymns (1980) and at least one hundred of his own hymns and biblical paraphrases. Some of his texts first appeared in hymnals published by the Jubilate Group, with which he is associated. He was also editor of Anglican Praise (1987). In 1998 Hope Publishing… Go to person page >




SICILIAN MARINERS is traditionally used for the Roman Catholic Marian hymn "O Sanctissima." According to tradition, Sicilian seamen ended each day on their ships by singing this hymn in unison. The tune probably traveled from Italy to Germany to England, where The European Magazine and London Review…

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Instances (1 - 15 of 15)

Ancient and Modern #102

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Common Praise (1998) #437


Evangelical Lutheran Worship #312

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Hymnal Supplement 1991 #773

Hymnal Supplement II #23


Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #109

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Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #554

Praise y Adoración #366a


RitualSong #714

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The Worshiping Church #187


With One Voice #648

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Worship (3rd ed.) #564


Worship (4th ed.) #656

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Worship and Rejoice #669

Worship Together #23

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