Sydney Carter - Quotes

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Faith is the response to something which is calling us from the timeless part of our reality. ---->>>

Faith may be encouraged by what has happened in the past, or what is thought to have happened in the past, but the only proof of it is in the future. ---->>>

I see Christ as the incarnation of the piper who is calling us. He dances that shape and pattern which is at the heart of our reality. ---->>>

Scriptures and creeds may come to seem incredible, but faith will still go dancing on. ---->>>

Faith is more basic than language or theology. ---->>>

The songs certainly have not made my fortune, but I am still grateful for the royalties when they come in. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: 05-06, 1915
Die: 03-13, 2004
Occupation: Poet

Sydney Bertram Carter (6 May 1915 – 13 March 2004) was an English poet, songwriter, folk musician, born in Camden Town, London. He is best known for the song "Lord of the Dance" (1967), set to the tune of the American Shaker song "Simple Gifts", and the song "The Crow on the Cradle". Other notable songs include "Julian of Norwich" (sometimes called "The Bells of Norwich"), based on words of Julian of Norwich, "One More Step Along the World I Go", "When I Needed a Neighbour", "Friday Morning", "Every Star Shall Sing a Carol", "The Youth of the Heart", "Down Below" and "Sing John Ball" (wikipedia)