Ambrosius (St. Ambrose), second son and third child of Ambrosius, Prefect of the Gauls, was born at Lyons, Aries, or Treves--probably the last--in 340 A.D. On the death of his father in 353 his mother removed to Rome with her three children. Ambrose went through the usual course of education, attaining considerable proficiency in Greek; and then entered the profession which his elder brother Satyrus had chosen, that of the law. In this he so distinguished himself that, after practising in the court of Probus, the Praetorian Prefect of Italy, he was, in 374, appointed Consular of Liguria and Aemilia. This office necessitated his residence in Milan. Not many months after, Auxentius, bishop of Milan, who had joined the Arian party, died; and m… Go to person page >
Author (st. 3): James Waring McCrady, b. 1938
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William Knapp (b. Wareham, Dorsetshire, England, 1698; d. Poole, Dorsetshire, 1768) composed WAREHAM, so named for his birthplace. A glover by trade, Knapp served as the parish clerk at St. James's Church in Poole (1729-1768) and was organist in both Wareham and Poole. Known in his time as the "coun…
Display Title: Now Holy Spirit, ever OneFirst Line: Now Holy Spirit, ever OneTune Title: NUNC SANCTE NOBIS SPIRITUSAuthor: Ambrose of Milan, 340-397; James Waring McCrady, b. 1938Meter: LMDate: 1985Subject: Noonday |Source: Hymnal 1982, ver.
Display Title: Now Holy Spirit, Ever OneFirst Line: Now Holy Spirit, ever oneTune Title: WAREHAMAuthor: Ambrose of MilanMeter: L.M.Date: 1995Subject: Praise and Thanksgiving | The Presence of the Holy Spirit; The Service of the Word | Songs of Illumination; Praise and Thanksgiving | Songs for Invoking the Presence of the Holy SpiritSource: The Hymnal , 1982 (versification)