First floweret [flower] of the desert wild

First floweret [flower] of the desert wild

Author: Charles Constantine Pise
Published in 15 hymnals

Author: Charles Constantine Pise

Pise, Charles Constantine, was born in 1802 at Annapolis, Md., graduated at Georgetown, D.C., and was ordained in 1825. He was for some time attached to St. Patrick's Church, Washington, and while there, was, by the influence of Henry Clay, appointed chaplain to the U.S. Senate, the only time the post has ever been held by a Roman Catholic. In 1849 he became Rector of the Church of St. Charles Borromeo in Brooklyn, N.Y., and died at Brooklyn, May 26, 1866. Two hymns by him are in the Appendix to the N.Y. edition of E. Caswall's Lyra Catholica (1851, pp. 422, 427), and are repeated in Hymns for the Year 1867, viz.:— 1. First flow'ret of the desert wild. S. Rose of Lima. 2. Let the deep organ swell the lay. S. Cecilia. [Rev. James… Go to person page >

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First Line: First floweret [flower] of the desert wild
Author: Charles Constantine Pise
Copyright: Public Domain



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Hymns and Songs for Catholic Children #157

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Lyra Catholica #422

Manual of Catholic Melodies #d37

Popular Hymns for Youth #d36

Rohr's Collection of Favorite Catholic Melodies for Church, School, Home ... #d16

Rohr's Favorite Catholic Melodies #d18

St. Basil's Hymnal ... 10th ed. #d48

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The Catholic Hymn Book #109

The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book by the Christian Brothers. Rev. #d45

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The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book #107

The Garland of Praise #d39

The Garland of Praise. 2nd ed. #ad39

The Little Catholic Hymn Book #d15

The Ordinary of the Mass and a Complete Manual of Hymns for Parochial Schools #d85

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The Sodalist's Hymnal #296

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