Fathers and mothers

Author: Timothy Dudley-Smith

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First Line: Fathers and mothers
Author: Timothy Dudley-Smith
Meter: D
Copyright: Reproduced by permission of Oxford University Press. All rights reserved.; © Timothy Dudley-Smith in Europe and Africa; © Hope Publishing Company for the United States of America and the rest of world.



BUNESSAN is a Gaelic tune that was first published (melody only) in Lachlan Macbean's Songs and Hymns of the Gael (1888) as a setting for Mary Macdonald's carol "Child in the Manger." The tune is named after Macdonald's birthplace on the Isle of Mull, Scotland. BUNESSAN is also well known as the set…

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Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #136

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