1901–1984

September 6, 1901, Bexhill on Sea, Sussex, England.

July 26, 1984, Chichester, Sussex, England.

Chichester Crematorium.

Bayly was educated at Lon­don University (BA) and Mans­field College, Ox­ford.

Beginning in the late 1920’s, he served at four Congregational churches in North­um­ber­land, Lan­ca­shire and East York­shire.

In 1962, he became pastor in Thax­ted, Ess­ex. After retiring in 1971, he moved to Spring­field, Chelms­ford, and was active in the local United Reformed Church.

He wrote several pageants on mission themes, and librettos for cantatas by W. L. Lloyd Web­ber. His other works include:

  1. Fire of God, Thou Sacred Flame
  2. Long Ago When Jesus (1954)
  3. Lord of the Home (1947)
  4. Lord, Whose Love Through Humble Service
  5. O Lord of Every Shining Constellation (1946)
  6. Praise and Thanksgiving (1961)

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