Life is good, for God contrives it

Life is good, for God contrives it

Author: Percy Dearmer
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Percy Dearmer

Dearmer, Percy, M.A., son of Thomas Dearmer, was born in London, Feb. 27, 1867, and educated at Westminster School and at Christ Church, Oxford (B.A. 1890, M.A. 1896). He was ordained D. 1891, P. 1892, and has been since 1901 Vicar of S. Mary the Virgin, Primrose Hill, London. He has been Secretary of the London Branch of the Christian Social Union since 1891, and is the author of The Parson's Handbook, 1st edition, 1899, and other works. He was one of the compilers of the English Hymnal, 1906, acting as Secretary and Editor, and contributed to it ten translations (38, 95, 150, 160, 165, 180, 215, 237, 352, 628) and portions of two others (242, 329), with the following originals:— 1. A brighter dawn is breaking. Easter. Suggested by… Go to person page >

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First Line: Life is good, for God contrives it
Author: Percy Dearmer



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Christian Worship, a Hymnal. Special ed. #d225

Christian Worship: a hymnal #248

Songs of praise : enlarged edition #158

The A. M. E. Zion Hymnal #d299

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