God, the source of light and beauty

Author: S. Ralph Harlow

Born: July 20, 1885, Boston, Massachusetts. Died: August 21, 1972, Northampton, Massachusetts. Buried: Abels Hill Cemetery (also known as Chilmark Cemetery), Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts. Harlow attended Harvard University, Union Theological Seminary, Columbia University, & Hartford Theological Seminary. Ordained a Congregational minister in 1912, he was a chaplain and sociology teacher at the International College in Smyrna, Turkey (1912-22). When World War I broke out, he served as YMCA director for the American forces in France. In 1923, he joined Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, serving over 30 years as a professor of religion and social ethics. He traveled overseas as a lecturer for the Carnegie Endowment for Inter… Go to person page >

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First Line: God, the source of light and beauty
Author: S. Ralph Harlow
Language: English
Copyright: Words used by permission of S. Ralph Harlow



IN BABILONE is a traditional Dutch melody that appeared in <cite>Oude en Nieuwe Hollantse Boerenlities en Contradansen (Old and New Dutch Peasant Songs and Country Dances)</cite>, c. 1710. Ralph Vaughan Williams (<a href="/hymn/PsH/316#tuneinfo">PHH 316</a>) discove…

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Hymns of the Saints: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints #406
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