E PILI I OU LA WAU

Author: Sarah Flower Adams

Adams, Sarah, nee Flower. born at Harlow, Essex, Feb. 22nd, 1805; died in London, Aug. 14, 1848, and was buried at Harlow, Aug. 21,1848. She was the younger daughter of Mr. Benjamin Flower, editor and proprietor, of The Cambridge Intelligencer; and was married, in 1834, to William B. Adams, a civil engineer. In 1841 she published Vivia Perpetua, a dramatic poem dealing with the conflict of heathenism and Christianity, in which Vivia Perpetua suffered martyrdom; and in 1845, The Flock at the Fountain; a catechism and hymns for children. As a member of the congregation of the Rev. W. J. Fox, an Unitarian minister in London, she contributed 13 hymns to the Hymns and Anthems, published by C. Fox, Lond., in 1841, for use in his chapel. Of thes… Go to person page >

Translator: Lorenzo Lyons

Lorenzo Lyons also known as Makua Laiana, missionary to Hawaii. Dianne Shapiro  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: E pili i ou la wau
Title: E PILI I OU LA WAU
English Title: Nearer My God to Thee
Author: Sarah Flower Adams
Translator: Lorenzo Lyons
Language: Hawaiian
Refrain First Line: E pili i ou la wau
Publication Date: 1972
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1972.

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Instances

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Leo Hoonani Hou #23
Na Himeni Haipule Hawaii #64



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