Mary Louise Bringle, Ph.D.

Hymnody

   
  Links to Hymns (.pdf files)  

PUBLICATIONS: Book Length

JOY AND WONDER, LOVE AND LONGING: 75 HYMN TEXTS
BY MARY LOUISE BRINGLE
 

(Chicago: GIA Publications, Inc., 2002).

 
Cover image of Church Hymnary Four music edition CHURCH HYMNARY (CHURCH OF SCOTLAND)

Canterbury Press, 2005
contains 4 hymns by Mary Louise Bringle

ORAMOS CANTANDO / WE PRAY IN SONG

(Chicago: GIA Publications, Inc., 2005)
contains 15 translations by Mary Louise Bringle

Voices Found VOICES FOUND: WOMEN IN THE CHURCH'S SONG

(NY: Church Publishing, Inc., 2003)
contains 6 hymns by Mary Louise Bringle

A Prayer Book for Remembering the Women: Four Seven-Day Cycles of Prayer

A Prayer Book for Remembering the Women
(Chicago: Liturgy Training Publications, 2002)
All hymn texts are by Mary Louise Bringle.
PUBLICATIONS:  Anthems and Hymns
"Calm to the Waves," in RADIANT CITY, a collection of hymn tunes by Thomas Pavlechko,
Selah Publishing Co., 2002.
"Christ Be in Your Senses," with music APPALACHIAN FALL by William P. Rowan
  GIA Publications, Inc.  
 “Here in the Spirit’s Presence” [HANDEL ARIA] arranged by William P. Rowan
  GIA Publications, Inc.  

“Grateful Praise,” hymn text (with music Ferland by William P. Rowan), Supplement to Hymnal: A Worship Book (Brethren Press, 2001); concertato edition © MorningStar Music Publishers, 2002.  

"When Memory Fades" (with music HEGER, by Jayne Southwick Cool), GIA Publications, Inc., 2002.
Four hymns included in CHURCH HYMNARY (hymnal of the Church of Scotland, 2005)
COMMISSIONS
"We Sing!"  Commissioned by the Center for Christian Ethics, Baylor University (Waco, TX)
"Built on the Rock of Christ," commissioned by Calvary Episcopal Church (Cincinnati, OH)
"Lovely Is Your Earthly Dwelling," commissioned by Centenary United Methodist Church (Winston-Salem, NC)
"From Our Mothers' Wombs, You Know Us," commissioned by Meg Flannagan for graduation
from Columbia Theological Seminary (Decatur, GA)
"We Gather in Memory, in Hope, and in Praise," commissioned by First Presbyterian Church
(Asheville, NC) honoring Pete Peery for ten years of ministry
"For Our Leaders and Teachers," commissioned by Second Presbyterian Church (Baltimore, MD)
"God, You Made Our Human Voices," for the Music and Worship Conference (Montreat, NC)
"Through Years of Struggle, Fellowship, and Grace," celebrating the 40th anniversary of
Trinity Presbyterian Church (Hendersonvile, NC)
"We Will Rise Up and Follow" and "God Is Calling," commissioned by Samford University
"Windswept Skies, Swirling Seas," commissioned with composer Carson C. Cooman by Richard and Simi Mason (Rochester, NY)
"Let the Children Come," Lexington Presbyterian Church (Lexington, VA)
"A Witness to the Living Christ," St. Stephen United Methodist Church (Charlotte, NC)
"With Hearts That Join in Jubilee," Starmount Presbyterian Church (Greensboro, NC)
For more information about commissions, email mbringle@brevard.edu
COMPETITIONS
"The Love that Goes Unspoken"
Prizewinning text in search for a hymn "calling the church to celebrate the gifts and ministries of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered persons," sponsored by Macalester-Plymouth United Church (spring 2003)
"One People Here, We Gather"
Prizewinning text in search for convocation hymn for 
San Francisco Theological Seminary (2002)
"Bless the Arms that Comfort"
Prizewinning text in search for hymn honoring the ministry of caregivers, sponsored by The Hymn Society in the US and Canada (2001)
"Grateful Praise," with FERLAND by William P. Rowan,
honorable mention in AGO hymn search (2001)  
“Joy and Wonder, Love and Longing” 
Prizewinning text in search for eucharistic hymn 
to celebrate year 2000 Jubilee Corpus Christi, 
sponsored by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati  (2000).  
“It Started with an ‘Idle Tale’” 
Prizewinning text in millennial hymn search sponsored by 
The Hymn Society in the US and Canada, 
published in The Hymn, vol. 51, no. 1 (January 2000).  

“The Garden Needs Our Tending Now” 
Prizewinning text in search for hymn on environmental issues, sponsored by Macalester-Plymouth United Church (January 2000).

Last updated: February 14, 2006

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