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Great God, whatever through thy church

Great God, whatever through thy church

Author: Jeremiah W. Cummings
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Jeremiah W. Cummings

Cummings, Rev. Jeremiah William (Washington, D.C., April 1, 1824--January 4, 1866, New York, New York). After his ordination, he studied at the College of the Propaganda in Rome where he received his doctorate. On his return to the U.S., he was assigned to St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York, N.Y., and in 1848 was named pastor of the newly established parish of St. Stephen's, New York City. He was the author of several books on religious subjects. Of these his Songs for Schools (1860, with a second edition in 1862), contain his hymns with the exception of four or five so designated these are all original. Those in common use include: "My God whatever through thy church" is contained in St. Gregory and the La Salle hymnals. "O brightness o… Go to person page >

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First Line: Great God, whatever through thy church
Author: Jeremiah W. Cummings

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Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Cantica Sacra: or, hymns for the Children of the Catholic Church #d19
St. Basil 's Hymn Book. 31st ed. #d32
The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book by the Christian Brothers. Rev. #d52
The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book: containing the hymns of the seasons and festivals of the year, and an extensive collection of sacred melodies; to which are added an easy mass, vespers, and motets... #121Page Scan
The De La Salle Hymnal: for Catholic schools and choirs #131Page Scan
The Parochial Hymnal, a Select Collection #d30
The Sodalist's Hymnal: containing a collection of Catholic hymns set to oringinal and selected harmonized melodies, also The Little Office of the Immaculate Conception, The Vesper Compline Office ... #322Page Scan
The St. Gregory Hymnal and Catholic Choir Book. Singers' ed., Melody ed. #128Page Scan
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