Godhead here in hiding

Translator: G. Manley Hopkins

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Author (attributed to): Thomas Aquinas

Thomas of Aquino, confessor and doctor, commonly called The Angelical Doctor, “on account of," says Dom Gueranger, "the extraordinary gift of understanding wherewith God had blessed him," was born of noble parents, his father being Landulph, Count of Aquino, and his mother a rich Neapolitan lady, named Theodora. The exact date of his birth is not known, but most trustworthy authorities give it as 1227. At the age of five he was sent to the Benedictine monastery at Monte Cassino to receive his first training, which in the hands of a large-hearted and God-fearing man, resulted in so filling his mind with knowledge and his soul with God, that it is said the monks themselves would often approach by stealth to hear the words of piety and wisdo… Go to person page >

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First Line: Godhead here in hiding
Author (attributed to): Thomas Aquinas (1227)
Translator: G. Manley Hopkins



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Australian Hymn Book #590

Hymnal of Christian Unity #50

The Assumption Hymnal #d21

The Australian Hymn Book with Catholic Supplement #590

The Cambridge Hymnal #35

The Catholic Hymnal and Service Book. Organ ed. #d46

The Catholic Hymnal and Service Book. Pew ed. #d47

The New Saint Basil Hymnal #d44

The Pius X Hymnal #d43

The Pius X Hymnal for Unison, Two Equal, or Four Mixed Voices. Rev. ed. #d31

Worship II, a Hymnal for Roman Catholic Parishes #d93

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