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Gainst what foeman art thou rushing

Gainst what foeman art thou rushing

Author: Jean-Baptiste de Santeul
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Jean-Baptiste de Santeul

Santeüil, Jean-Baptiste de, was born in Paris of a good family on May 12, 1630. He was one of the regular Canons of St. Victor, at Paris, and, under the name of Santolius Victorinus, was distinguished as a writer of Latin poetry. Many of his hymns appeared in the Cluniac Breviary 1686, and the Paris Breviaries 1680 and 1736, and several have been translated into English, and are in common use in Great Britain and America. He was very jocose in disposition and singular in his habits. When on a journey he died at Dijon, Aug. 5, 1697. His Hymni Sacri et Novi were published at Paris in 1689, and again, enlarged, in 1698. [George Arthur Crawford, M.A.] --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)  Go to person page >

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First Line: Gainst what foeman art thou rushing
Author: Jean-Baptiste de Santeul

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Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Anglican Hymn Book #157

Hymns Ancient and Modern #246

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Hymns of the Church, Ancient and Modern #134

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The Church Hymnal #349

The Churchman's Hymn-Book, a Collection of Hymns Old and New, for Use in the Services of the Church #d112

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