God my Father, loving me

Author: George W. Briggs

George Wallace Briggs is a Canon of Worcester Cathedral and one of the most distinguished British hymn writers and hymnologists of today. Six of his hymns appear in the Episcopal Hymnal of 1940 (American). Another hymn on the Bible entitled "Word of the living God" was written for the 25th Anniversary of the British Bible Reading Fellowship and was sung in Westminster Abbey on June 5, 1947. It has been widely used since that time. Canon Briggs is a leading member of the Hymn Society of Great Britain and Ireland. He is also the composer of several hymn times, six of which have appeared in British hymnals. In addition to his work as a clergy man of the Church of England and an hymnologist, he has interest himself actively in the field of reli… Go to person page >

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First Line: God my Father, loving me
Author: George W. Briggs
Copyright: By permission of the Oxford University Press



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Australian Hymn Book #545
Church Hymnal, Fourth Edition #609
Hymns for Children and Grownups to Use Together #d41
Our Songs of Praise #d44
Songs of praise : enlarged edition #357
Songs of Praise for America #d31
The Australian Hymn Book with Catholic Supplement #545
The Book of Praise #359
The Children's Hymnal #d86
The Children's Hymnbook #130
The Church School Hymnal #d24
The Hymnal of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America 1940 #239
The Mennonite Hymnal #476
The Methodist Hymn-Book with Tunes #840
Worship and Service Hymnal: For Church, School, and Home #498
Youth Worship and Sing #d59
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