Song of Praise

Father, thy children to thee now raise

Author: Evan Stephens
Tune: [Father, Thy children to Thee now raise]
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Evan Stephens

Evan Stephens (1854-1930) was a Welsh composer, conductor, and teacher. Born in Pencader, Carmarthenshire, Wales, he emigrated to Salt Lake City, Utah in 1866. He directed the vocal music program at the University of Utah from 1885 to 1900, and directed the Mormon Tabernacle Choir from 1890 to 1916. Stephens is remembered for his many contributions to the cultural growth of the state of Utah, his leadership of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, and for the numerous hymns and songs he composed. - from the Library of Congress authority file Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Father, thy children to thee now raise
Title: Song of Praise
Author: Evan Stephens

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Deseret Sunday School Songs #d55

Hymns, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints #d62

The Children Sing #d26

The Songs of Zion #ad48

The Songs of Zion, a Collection of Choice Songs #d48

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Zion's Praises (1st ed.) #174

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