Son of the Father

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Son of the Father, Jesus, Lord and slave

Author: Fred Kaan (1972)
Tune: [Son of the Father, Jesus, Lord and Slave] (Sri Lanka)
Published in 4 hymnals

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Author: Fred Kaan

Fred Kaan Hymn writer. His hymns include both original work and translations. He sought to address issues of peace and justice. He was born in Haarlem in the Netherlands in July 1929. He was baptised in St Bavo Cathedral but his family did not attend church regularly. He lived through the Nazi occupation, saw three of his grandparents die of starvation, and witnessed his parents deep involvement in the resistance movement. They took in a number of refugees. He became a pacifist and began attending church in his teens. Having become interested in British Congregationalism (later to become the United Reformed Church) through a friendship, he was attended Western College in Bristol. He was ordained in 1955 at the Windsor Road Congregation… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Son of the Father, Jesus, Lord and slave
Title: Son of the Father
Author: Fred Kaan (1972)
Copyright: Words copyrighted by Fred Kaan. Reprinted by permission.



Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Sing and Rejoice! #100

Sound the Bamboo #191

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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