I believe in God Almighty
I believe in God Almighty. Sylvia Dunstan* (1955-1993).
This is a metrical version of the Apostles’ Creed about which, in her own words, Sylvia Dunstan says, ‘Although the United Church of Canada has a denominational statement of faith which is commonly used in worship, the national worship committee has been committed to fostering the use of the great ecumenical creeds. Encouraged (and nagged) by Fred McNally, I worked out this metrical version, which has not had the desired effect on United Church worship, but has been well received by congregations of other denominations.’ It appeared in print first in a collection of her hymns, In Search of Hope and Grace (1991), and subsequently in...
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