Both heaven and earth do worship thee

Both heaven and earth do worship thee

Author: St. Ambrose
Tune: ALLACIA
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: St. Ambrose

Ambrosius (St. Ambrose), second son and third child of Ambrosius, Prefect of the Gauls, was born at Lyons, Aries, or Treves--probably the last--in 340 A.D. On the death of his father in 353 his mother removed to Rome with her three children. Ambrose went through the usual course of education, attaining considerable proficiency in Greek; and then entered the profession which his elder brother Satyrus had chosen, that of the law. In this he so distinguished himself that, after practising in the court of Probus, the Praetorian Prefect of Italy, he was, in 374, appointed Consular of Liguria and Aemilia. This office necessitated his residence in Milan. Not many months after, Auxentius, bishop of Milan, who had joined the Arian party, died; and m… Go to person page >

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First Line: Both heaven and earth do worship thee
Author: St. Ambrose

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Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #109Page Scan
Hymns of Worship: designed for use especially in the lecture room, the prayer meeting and the family #41Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #506Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d65
Revival Hymns #117Page Scan
The Gospel Psalmist #25Page Scan
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