Da Igreja o Fundamento

Author: Samuel John Stone

Stone, Samuel John, a clergyman of the Church of England, the son of Rev. William Stone, was born at Whitmore, Staffordshire, April 25, 1839. He was educated at Pembroke College, Oxford, where he was graduated B.A. in 1862. Later he took orders and served various Churches. He succeeded his father at St. Paul's, Haggerstown, in 1874. He was the author of many original hymns and translations, which were collected and published in 1886. His hymns are hopeful in spirit and skillfully constructed. He published several poetic volumes. He died November 19, 1900 --Hymn Writers of the Church, 1915 (Charles Nutter)… Go to person page >

Translator (sts. 1, 2): Robert Hawkey Moreton, stanzas 1, 2

Robert Hawkey Moreton was born in Argentina (1844-1917) and was instrumental in the founding of the Methodist Church (Mirante Chapel) in Oporto, Portugal. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Da Igreja o fundamento é Cristo, o Salvador
Title: Da Igreja o Fundamento
English Title: The Church's One Foundation
Author: Samuel John Stone (1866)
Translator (sts. 1, 2): Robert Hawkey Moreton, stanzas 1, 2 (1907)
Meter: D
Source: Committee of Hinário para o Culto Cristão, tr. stanza 3
Language: Portuguese
Publication Date: 1991
Copyright: © Translation stanza 3, 1990 JUERP. All rights reserved.



Composed by Samuel S. Wesley (PHH 206), AURELIA (meaning "golden") was published as a setting for “Jerusalem the Golden” in Selection of Psalms and Hymns, which was compiled by Charles Kemble and Wesley in 1864. Though opinions vary concerning the tune's merits (Henry J. Gauntlett once condemned…

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Hinário para o Culto Cristão #504

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