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Secretary’s Newsletter 86 Autumn 2020

The Secretary’s Newsletter: No.86: Autumn 2020 From the Secretary: Revd Robert A. Canham Windrush Braithwaite KESWICK CA12 5SZ Phone: 017687 78054 Email: Please see our Contact page The Hymn Society Website: www.hymnsocietygbi.org.uk The Hymn Society of Gt Britain and Ireland Hymn of the Day – Advent to Epiphany Information and Request for Participation Following the success of ‘Hymn for the …

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26 A Touching Place – Harrison

A Touching Place John L. Bell (1949 – ) and Graham Maule (1958-2019) Copyright © 1989, 1996 Wild Goose Resource Group, c/o Iona Community, Glasgow, G2 3DH, Scotland. www.wildgoose.scot Email: wildgoose@wildgoose.scot, Used by Permission. Anne Harrison Some years ago I heard the Iona Community’s John Bell speaking about why we love particular hymns: There are intellectual reasons – the hymn …

Graham Maule RIP

With great sadness, we have learned of the death of Graham Maule, whose collaboration with John Bell in authoring hymns was uniquely outstanding. Together, they worked hard at crafting a wholly distinctive page in the annals of contemporary English-language hymnody. That will surely stand as his memorial. We reproduce below some comments from Pat Bennett, on behalf of the Iona …