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Hör den Ruf

Horch, vom fernen Meeresstrande

Author: Clara McAlister Brooks
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Clara McAlister Brooks

Birth: Oct. 9, 1882, Parke County, Indiana, USA Death: Mar. 20, 1980, Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida, USA Clara McAlister Brooks was one of our early songwriters and four of her pieces are in the current hymnal. From the earliest days of the movement we have had women prominent in all forms of our ministry—missionaries, evangelists, teachers, pastors, and God has honored their sacrificial labors. For that reason we can stand in amazement when here, in the 1970s, such old-line denominations as the Episcopal church are being racked with controversy over whether the ordination of women is permissible. But before we gather Pharisaic robes about ourselves, perhaps we need to look candidly at the way in which we, too, succumbed to so… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Horch, vom fernen Meeresstrande
Title: Hör den Ruf
Original Language: English
Author: Clara McAlister Brooks
Language: German
Refrain First Line: Wer will gehn
Copyright: Public Domain

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Sammlung neuer, geistlicher Lieder fuer Gemischten Chor #d16

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