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Translator: Esther Hibbard
Hibbard, Esther. (Tokyo, Japan, September 23, 1903). Her father was student secretary of the Y.M.C.A. in Tokyo until they returned to the U.S.A. in 1913 by train through Siberia. She did her undergraduate work at Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts, and earned her Master's degree in English at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. In 1929, she served under the Congregational Mission Board in Japan for three years at the Doshaissha Christian High School for Girls. After this term of service, she decided to become a career missionary and taught at the Doshaissha College for Girls until 1941, when Americans were evacuated for the duration of World War II. She returned to the U.S., attending the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor,… Go to person page >
Display Title: In This World Abound Scrolls of WisdomFirst Line: In this world aboundTune Title: MŌSŌAuthor: Esther Hibbard; Sachirō YuyaScripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24; John 17:17; 1 Corinthians 2:12-13; 2 Timothy 3:14-17Date: 1980
Display Title: In This World Abound Scrolls of WisdomFirst Line: In this world aboundTune Title: MŌSŌAuthor: Esther Hibbard; Saichirō YuyaScripture: Jeremiah 9:23; Jeremiah 9:24; John 17:17; 1 Corinthians 2:12; 1 Corinthians 2:13; 2 Timothy 3:14-17Date: 1983Subject: God | Word of God; The Christian Life | Affirmation and Truth; The Christian Life | Guidance; The Church | The Holy ScripturesSource: Japanese