The Stars Declare His Glory

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The stars declare his glory

Paraphraser: Timothy Dudley-Smith
Published in 14 hymnals

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Paraphraser: Timothy Dudley-Smith

Timothy Dudley-Smith (b. 1926) Educated at Pembroke College and Ridley Hall, Cambridge, Dudley-Smith has served the Church of England since his ordination in 1950. He has occupied a number of church posi­tions, including parish priest in the diocese of Southwark (1953-1962), archdeacon of Norwich (1973-1981), and bishop of Thetford, Norfolk, from 1981 until his retirement in 1992. He also edited a Christian magazine, Crusade, which was founded after Billy Graham's 1955 London crusade. Dudley-Smith began writing comic verse while a student at Cambridge; he did not begin to write hymns until the 1960s. Many of his several hundred hymn texts have been collected in Lift Every Heart: Collected Hymns 1961-1983 (1984), Songs of Deliverance: Thirt… Go to person page >

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First Line: The stars declare his glory
Title: The Stars Declare His Glory
Paraphraser: Timothy Dudley-Smith
Language: English
Copyright: Para. © 1981 Hope Publishing Co.



Instances (1 - 14 of 14)

A New Hymnal for Colleges and Schools #64


Christian Worship (1993) #246


Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #10


Common Praise (1998) #413

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Gather Comprehensive #489

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Hymnal Supplement 1991 #837

Hymnal Supplement II #62


Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #10


Psalms for All Seasons #19A


RitualSong (2nd ed.) #679


RitualSong #639

Sing Glory #314


The Hymnal 1982 #431

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Worship (3rd ed.) #506

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