Rule of life

In the morning, when I waken With the cross

Author: John Joseph Furniss
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: John Joseph Furniss

Furniss, John Joseph, was born at Sheffield, June 19, 1809, and was educated at Oscott and at Ushaw. After being ordained priest he worked for some time at Bradford. In 1850 he joined the C.SS.R., went in 1851 to St. Mary's, Clapham, in 1855 to Bishop Eton, near Liverpool, and in 1863 returned to Clapham, where he died Sept. 16, 1865. He edited various books for children, including a Hymn-Book for Sunday School or Catechism, 1861. Three popular hymns for Holy Communion, (1861, as above, pp. 9-12, given as parts of a Children's Mass) have not been traced earlier, and may be his, viz.:— 1. In this Sacrament, sweet Jesus. 2. Now Jesus Christ's true Flesh and Blood. 3. O God, be ever with Thy Church. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymn… Go to person page >

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First Line: In the morning, when I waken With the cross
Title: Rule of life
Author: John Joseph Furniss



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Manual of Hymns for Congregational Singing, Prayers and Pious Practices #d46

St. Francis Hymnal and Choir Manual #d152

The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book by the Christian Brothers. Rev. #d73

Young People's Catholic Hymn Book #d32

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