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24 Rainbow – Canham

The rainbow of God’s mercy Alan Gaunt (1935 – ) © 1991 Stainer & Bell Ltd Used by Permission of Stainer & Bell Ltd 23 Gruneisen Road, London N3 1DZ, www.stainer.co.uk Robert Canham The rainbow of God’s mercy has over-arched the years, creating joyful colours from human grief and tears; we see the dark clouds gather, we hear the thunder roll, …

Treasure No 73: Healing the Nations: Fred Kaan The Man and his Hymns by Gillian Warson, Stainer & Bell Ltd. 115 pp £9.50 ISBN 0-85249-889-6

Treasure No 73: Healing the Nations: Fred Kaan The Man and his Hymns by Gillian Warson, A Book Review from Bulletin 251, March 2007 by Alan Gaunt ome years ago I suggested to Fred Kaan that he could write a fascinating autobiography. He was not so inclined, but I continued to believe that such a book would have been fascinating …

Treasure No 52: Barratt, His Successors and the Quality of Faith

Treasure No 52: Barratt, His Successors and the Quality of Faith by Alan Gaunt: An article from Bulletin 173, Autumn 1987 he first ‘official’ Congregational hymn-book was published in 1836. Its publication had been delayed until agreement was reached on whether or not to include the hymns of Isaac Watts in the same volume. The book was published, in the …