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Songs of Praise


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for Advent from Skipton, Yorkshire
Advent is the season when the church prepares for the coming of Christ. In tonight's programme from Skipton in North Yorkshire Geoffrey Wheeler talks to some local people about how Christ's teaching has come into their lives - and through them into the lives of others in very practical ways. Among them is Phyllis Burns whose weekly class in elementary English has enabled many of Skipton's Asian wives to play a fuller part in the life of the community. The hymns are sung in the Holy Trinity Parish Church.
Lo, he comes with clouds descending (Helmsley}; 0 come. 0 come. Emmanuel (Ven'i Emmanuel); Blessed assurance; Take my life (Cross of Jesus); On Jordan's bank; A future and a hope: Hark the glad sound (Bristol); Turn back, 0 man
Conductor EDWARD scott Organist CYRIL scorr
Outside broadcast director ANDREW BARR Producer DAVID KREMER
Series producer jim MURRAY


Talks: Geoffrey Wheeler
Unknown: Phyllis Burns
Organist: Cyril Scorr
Director: Andrew Barr
Producer: David Kremer

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