Please note that the music notation in the book is perfect, and not at all like the book preview !
The Nicene Creed may be spoken, chanted, or set to music : and dates from a conference of bishops at Nicaea in 325 CE.
It is normative for the Roman Catholic, Anglican, and most Protestant churches, but is contentious to some Christian churches such as the Copts, and of course Judaism and Islam as well. This easy setting in the key of B flat major may be sung by a trained congregation, and is intended to complement other Naylor sacred settings in the same key.
Born 1940, in New Zealand Army 1960 -1964 serving in Malaya for two years. Founded the Ron Naylor Art School in 1964. Trained as an organist and compose for that instrument, choral works, piano works, organ works, and symphonies for orchestra. Started breeding rhododendrons in 1985, but none registered as yet. Forced out of Christchurch, New Zealand in 2011 by earthquake damage, and now live nearby in Prebbleton. Not quite poor as a church mouse, but I'm working on it !
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