Father Most Holy

Father most holy! To whom all praise belongs

Author: William. F. Sherwin
Tune: [Father most holy!]
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: William. F. Sherwin

Sherwin, William Fisk, an American Baptist, was born at Buckland, Massachusetts, March 14,1826. His educational opportunities, so far as schools were concerned, were few, but he made excellent use of his time and surroundings. At fifteen he went to Boston and studied music under Dr. Mason: In due course he became a teacher of vocal music, and held several important appointments in Massachusetts; in Hudson and Albany, New York County, and then in New York City. Taking special interest in Sunday Schools, he composed carols and hymn-tunes largely for their use, and was associated with the Rev. R. Lowry and others in preparing Bright Jewels, and other popular Sunday School hymn and tune books. A few of his melodies are known in Great Britain th… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Father most holy! To whom all praise belongs
Title: Father Most Holy
Author: William. F. Sherwin
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Lord, we adore Thee
Copyright: Public Domain



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Hymnal for Christian Science Church and Sunday School Services #45

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The Epworth Hymnal #37

The Voice of Thanksgiving No. 5 #15

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