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Mother Mary, at thine altar We thy loving children kneel

Mother Mary, at thine altar We thy loving children kneel

Author: Frederick W. Faber
Published in 21 hymnals

Author: Frederick W. Faber

Faber, Frederick William, D.D., son of Mr. T. H. Faber, was born at Calverley Vicarage, Yorkshire, June 28, 1814, and educated at Balliol College, Oxford, graduating B.A. in 1836. He was for some time a Fellow of University College, in the same University. Taking Holy Orders in 1837, he became Rector of Elton, Huntingdonshire, in 1843, but in 1846 he seceded to the Church of Rome. After residing for some time at St. Wilfrid's, Staffordshire, he went to London in 1849, and established the London "Oratorians," or, "Priests of the Congregation of St. Philip Neri," in King William Street, Strand. In 1854 the Oratory was removed to Brompton. Dr. Faber died Sept. 26, 1863. Before his secession he published several prose works, some of which were… Go to person page >

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First Line: Mother Mary, at thine altar We thy loving children kneel
Author: Frederick W. Faber



Instances (1 - 21 of 21)
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American Catholic Hymnal #278

Cantica Sacra #d55

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Catholic Church Hymnal with Music #99

Diocesan Hymnal #d79

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Hymns and Songs for Catholic Children #130

Hymns used by the Pupils of the Sisters of Notre Dame #d131

Manual of Hymns for Congregational Singing, Prayers and Pious Practices #d60

Manual of Select Catholic Hymns and Devotions for the Use of Schools, Colleges, Academies and Congregations. Rev. #d71

St. Basil 's Hymn Book. 31st ed. #d86

St. Basil's Hymn Book #d96

St. Basil's Hymnal ... 10th ed. #d114

St. Basil's Hymnal. 3rd ed. #d92

St. Basil's Hymnal. Rev. ed. #d101

St. Joseph's Hymnal. 5th ed. #d65

Sursum Corda #d55

The Ave Maria Hymnal. 2nd rev. ed. #d90

The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book by the Christian Brothers. Rev. #d96

The Complete Sodality Manual and Hymn Book #d47

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The De La Salle Hymnal #73

The Ordinary of the Mass and a Complete Manual of Hymns for Parochial Schools #d241

The Parochial Hymnal, a Select Collection #d70

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