Peterson, John Willard

(1 November 1921, Lindsborg, Kan.)
   Composer of over 1,000 gospel songs, he also developed a type of church cantata in gospel idiom: Night of Miracles, Born a {}King, No Greater Love, Carol of Christmas, Easter Song, Jesus Is {}Coming, King of Kings, and Down From His Glory have become standard repertory in churches using gospel music.

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