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All labor gained new dignity

All labor gained new dignity

Author: John Oxenham
Tune: ALMSGIVING
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: John Oxenham

William Arthur Dunkerley (12 November 1852 - 23 January 1941) was a prolific English journalist, novelist and poet. He was born in Manchester, spent a short time after his marriage in America before moving to Ealing, west London, where he served as dea­con and teach­er at the Ealing Con­gre­ga­tion­al Church from the 1880s, and he then moved to Worthing in Sussex in 1922, where he became the town's mayor. He wrote under his own name, and also as John Oxenham for his poetry, hymn-writing, and novels. His poetry includes Bees in Amber: a little book of thoughtful verse (1913) which became a bestseller. He also wrote the poem "Greatheart." He used another pseudonym, Julian Ross, for journalism. Dunkerley was a major contributor to Jer… Go to person page >

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At Worship, a hymnal for young churchmen #d11

Christian Youth Hymnal #298

Sing to the Lord #d7

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d11

The Hymnal #319

The Hymnal #d15

The Hymnal of the Evangelical Mission Covenant Church of America #470

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The Hymnal of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America 1940 #510

Worship and Service Hymnal #448

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