Synopses & Reviews
This story of the life of Jesus is told in Gaelic by an author whose love of God and of the Gaelic language shine through every page. Suitable for individuals and for teaching in schools, churches and colleges.
In straightforward Gaelic, this is an account of the birth, life, death and resurrection of a most unusual man. This story of Jesus's life draws on the four Gospels in a way that is continuous and clear.
Through the joyful telling of the inspiring Story of the life of Jesus Christ, Shining Star helps us to follow his good example by showing love and forgiveness to those who offend us, by striving to put an end to useless hostility and violence and by working to put a stop to hunger, poverty and disease so that we come together in mutual friendship as Jesus himself would wish.
* congregational singability * biblical and theological richness *musical excellence *liturgical versatility *relevance to today's worship styles and to today's concerns
New features include added provision for all the seasons of the Church year, new items for carol services and other popular occasions where the repertoire is in need of refreshing, more choices for all-age worship, fresh translations of some ancient hymnody, beautiful new tunes, short songs and chants - alleluias, kyries, blessings etc. and music from the world church. A full range of indexes (including biblical and thematic) and a helpful guide to choosing hymns for every occasion will help to make Ancient and Modern the premier hymn collection of choice.
This is the Large Print Words edition.
About the Author
Tony Dilworth was Headmaster of a Gaelic-speaking primary school in Edinburgh. A highly refarded Gaelic speaker, he has a life-long commitment to the preservation of this beautiful language.