Edmund Hamilton Sears was born in Berkshire [County], Massachusetts, in 1810; graduated at Union College, Schenectady, in 1834, and at the Theological School of Harvard University, in 1837. He became pastor of the Unitarian Society in Wayland, Mass., in 1838; removed to Lancaster in 1840; but on account of ill health was obliged to retire from the active duties of the ministry in 1847; since then, residing in Wayland, he devoted himself to literature. He has published several works.
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Display Title: O Canto AngelicalFirst Line: Em linda noite veio a nósTune Title: CAROLAuthor: Edmund Hamilton SearsMeter: 184.108.40.206.D.Date: 1991Source: Committee of Hinário para o Culto Cristão, tr. 1989