Giles, Gordon


The Reverend Dr Gordon John Giles was born in London in 1966. He was educated at Lancaster and Cambridge Universities, gaining a BA, MLitt and a PhD.


Gordon was Curate at the Church of the Good Shepherd, Cambridge from 1995-8, Succentor at St Paul’s Cathedral, London from 1998-2003 and moved to become Vicar at St Mary Magdalene in Enfield in 2003. He became Director of Post-Ordination training, Edmonton Area of London Diocese in 2008.


Other publications include:

The Music of Praise, The Bible Reading Fellowship (BRF), Oxford, September 2002, (with CD), also published by Hendrickson in the USA, 2004.

The Harmony of Heaven, Musical Meditations for Lent and Easter, The Bible Reading Fellowship (BRF), Oxford, 2003.

O Come Emmanuel, BRF), Oxford, 2005. Also published by Paraclete Press in the USA, 2006

O Clap Your Hands, Paraclete Press, Brewster MA, and SPCK, London, 2008 (with CD).

Fasting and Feasting, The Bible Reading Fellowship (BRF), Oxford, 2008.

Praying Thrice, HSGBI, Belfast, 2012.

Regular contributions to Church Music Quarterly

Gordon is published by Praise! online at number 1109

Hymns and songs by Giles, Gordon

Number Hymn Name
1109 You are the vine