Ave sanctissima, We lift our souls to thee

Ave sanctissima, We lift our souls to thee

Author: Felicia D. B. Hemans
Published in 23 hymnals

Author: Felicia D. B. Hemans

Hemans, Felicia Dorothea, née Browne, was born in Liverpool, Sep. 25, 1793. In 1800, her father having suffered severe losses in business, removed with his family near to Abergele, N. Wales, where he died sometime after. In 1812 she was married to Captain Hemans, who, on retiring from the army sometime after, removed to Bronnylfa, near St. Asaph. Some years after he left his wife and children and proceeded to Italy, where he died. In 1828 Mrs. Hemans removed to Wavertree, near Liverpool, and in 1831 to Dublin, where she died May 16, 1835, and was buried in St. Ann's Church, Dawson Street, in that city. From 1808, when at 15 she published Poems, to 1834, when her Scenes & Hymns of Life appeared, she produced a great number of poems and othe… Go to person page >

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First Line: Ave sanctissima, We lift our souls to thee
Author: Felicia D. B. Hemans
Copyright: Public Domain



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American Catholic Hymnal #226

Hymns and Harmonies #d6

Hymns for the Use of Catholic Catechists and Sunday Schools, for the Diocese of Cleveland #d7

Hymns used by the Pupils of the Sisters of Notre Dame #d22

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Laudis Corona #95

Manual of Catholic Melodies #d12

Manual of Hymns for Congregational Singing, Prayers and Pious Practices #d8

Popular Hymns for Youth #d10

School Recreations #d8

St. Basil's Hymn Book #d13

St. Basil's Hymnal ... 10th ed. #d21

St. Basil's Hymnal. 3rd ed. #d14

St. Basil's Hymnal. Rev. ed. #d14

St. Francis Hymnal and Choir Manual #d35

St. Joseph's Hymnal. 5th ed. #d12

Sursum Corda #d8

The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book by the Christian Brothers. Rev. #d18

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The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book #76

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The De La Salle Hymnal #75

The Hymn Book of the New Sunday School Companion #d6

The Ordinary of the Mass and a Complete Manual of Hymns for Parochial Schools #d36

The Sunday School Prayer and Hymn Book #d3

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