Buds and bells, sweet vernal [April] pleasures

Buds and bells, sweet vernal [April] pleasures

Author: Frances R. Havergal
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Frances R. Havergal

Havergal, Frances Ridley, daughter of the Rev. W. H. Havergal, was born at Astley, Worcestershire, Dec. 14, 1836. Five years later her father removed to the Rectory of St. Nicholas, Worcester. In August, 1850, she entered Mrs. Teed's school, whose influence over her was most beneficial. In the following year she says, "I committed my soul to the Saviour, and earth and heaven seemed brighter from that moment." A short sojourn in Germany followed, and on her return she was confirmed in Worcester Cathedral, July 17, 1853. In 1860 she left Worcester on her father resigning the Rectory of St. Nicholas, and resided at different periods in Leamington, and at Caswall Bay, Swansea, broken by visits to Switzerland, Scotland, and North Wales. She died… Go to person page >

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First Line: Buds and bells, sweet vernal [April] pleasures
Author: Frances R. Havergal

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Bright Light #63Page Scan
Songs for Little People. [New ed.] #d8
Songs for Little People: for use in Sunday-School, the kindergarten and the home #84Page Scan
The Call to Praise #d9
The Call to Praise, a Hymnal for Children's Division #d8
The Children's Hymnal #d27



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