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My soul, what hast thou done for God

My soul, what hast thou done for God

Author: Frederick W. Faber
Tune: BERA (Gould)
Published in 9 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: My soul, what hast thou done for God
Author: Frederick W. Faber

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Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #643Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #643Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages: selections from Lyra Catholica, Germanica, Apostolica and Other Sources #d82
Hymns of the Church Universal #224Page Scan
Lyra Catholica: containing all the hymns of the Roman breviary and missal, with others from various sources. Arranged for every day in the week, and the festivals and saints' days... #446Page Scan
Songs of Gladness for the Sabbath School #47bPage Scan
Spiritual Songs No. 2 #d70
The Baptist Praise Book #954Page Scan
The Gospel Psalmist #440Page Scan
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