Ryder, Henry Ignatius Dudley, s. of the Rev. G. D. Ryder, who in 1836 became Rector of Easton, Hants, was born Jan. 12, 1837. On Dec. 8, 1856, he became a member of the Oratory of St. Philip Neri at Birmingham. He died Oct. 7, 1907. His hymns and translations are in his own Poems Original and Translated, 1882, in O. Shipley's Annus Sanctus, 1884, and in the Birmingham Oratory Hymn Book, 1906.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)
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Display Title: A Boy Is Born in BethlehemFirst Line: A Boy is born in BethlehemTune Title: PUER NATUS IN BETHLEHEMMeter: 84 88Date: 1996Subject: Nativity of our Lord |Source: New Oxford Book of Carols, 1993 (tr.); Latin, 13th cent.