Hail, Jesus, hail, who for my sake

Hail, Jesus, hail, who for my sake

Author: Frederick W. Faber
Published in 19 hymnals

Author: Frederick W. Faber

Raised in the Church of England, Frederick W. Faber (b. Calverly, Yorkshire, England, 1814; d. Kensington, London, England, 1863) came from a Huguenot and strict Calvinistic family background. He was educated at Balliol College, Oxford, and ordained in the Church of England in 1839. Influenced by the teaching of John Henry Newman, Faber followed Newman into the Roman Catholic Church in 1845 and served under Newman's supervision in the Oratory of St. Philip Neri. Because he believed that Roman Catholics should sing hymns like those written by John Newton, Charles Wesley, and William Cowpe, Faber wrote 150 hymns himself. One of his best known, "Faith of Our Fathers," originally had these words in its third stanza: "Faith of Our Fathers! Mary'… Go to person page >

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First Line: Hail, Jesus, hail, who for my sake
Author: Frederick W. Faber
Copyright: Public Domain

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American Catholic Hymnal #214

Cantica Sacra #d20

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Catholic Church Hymnal with Music #87a

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Catholic Church Hymnal with Music #87b

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English and Latin Hymns, or Harmonies to Part I of the Roman Hymnal #134

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Laudis Corona #170

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Lyra Catholica #347

Popular Hymns for Youth #d51

Roman Hymnal, Complete edition #d48

St. Basil 's Hymn Book. 31st ed. #d42

St. Basil's Hymn Book #d49

St. Basil's Hymnal ... 10th ed. #d60

St. Basil's Hymnal. 3rd ed. #d47

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The Catholic Hymn Book #53

The Little Catholic Hymn Book #d25

The New Saint Basil Hymnal #d49

The St. Cecilia Hymnal. 4th ed. #d42

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The St. Gregory Hymnal and Catholic Choir Book. Singers' ed., Melody ed. #71

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