Hail, O Queen of earth and heaven

Hail, O Queen of earth and heaven

Author: Mary Power
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Mary Power

Power, Mary. (Halifax, Nova Scotia, May 24, 1881--January 16, 1957, Halifax). Roman Catholic. Daughter of Lawrence Power, Speaker of the Canadian Senate; granddaughter of leaders in Nova Scotia's politics and overseas trade. University of London, B.A.; Dalhousie University (Halifax), M.A.; Notre Dame, Ph.D.; also studied at Mount St. Vincent University (Halifax) and the Catholic University of America. In 1905 she joined the Sisters of Charity of Halifax, taking the name of Sister Maura. After teaching in the schools run by her Order in Halifax and in Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts, she returned in 1925 to Mount St. Vincent as professor of English, and taught there until her death. She did much to encourage other local writers, and helped to… Go to person page >

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First Line: Hail, O Queen of earth and heaven
Author: Mary Power



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