Father of mercies, day by day

Father of mercies, day by day

Author: Frederick W. Faber
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Frederick W. Faber

Faber, Frederick William, D.D., son of Mr. T. H. Faber, was born at Calverley Vicarage, Yorkshire, June 28, 1814, and educated at Balliol College, Oxford, graduating B.A. in 1836. He was for some time a Fellow of University College, in the same University. Taking Holy Orders in 1837, he became Rector of Elton, Huntingdonshire, in 1843, but in 1846 he seceded to the Church of Rome. After residing for some time at St. Wilfrid's, Staffordshire, he went to London in 1849, and established the London "Oratorians," or, "Priests of the Congregation of St. Philip Neri," in King William Street, Strand. In 1854 the Oratory was removed to Brompton. Dr. Faber died Sept. 26, 1863. Before his secession he published several prose works, some of which were… Go to person page >

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Author: Frederick W. Faber

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Bells of Glory #d14

New and Old Gospel Songs and Hymns #d41

The Hymnal, a Collection of Gospel Songs and Hymns #d59

The New Alphabetical Hymnal: Great Songs of the Church No. 2. 35th ed. #d83

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