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O bountiful Creator, hear

O bountiful Creator, hear

Author: Gregory the Great
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Gregory the Great

Gregory I., St., Pope. Surnamed The Great. Was born at Rome about A.D. 540. His family was distinguished not only for its rank and social consideration, but for its piety and good works. His father, Gordianus, said to have been the grandson of Pope Felix II. or III., was a man of senatorial rank and great wealth; whilst his mother, Silvia, and her sisters-in-law, Tarsilla and Aemiliana, attained the distinction of canonization. Gregory made the best use of his advantages in circumstances and surroundings, so far as his education went. "A saint among saints," he was considered second to none in Rome in grammar, rhetoric, and logic. In early life, before his father's death, he became a member of the Senate; and soon after he was thirty and ac… Go to person page >

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First Line: O bountiful Creator, hear
Author: Gregory the Great
Copyright: Public Domain

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Hymns, for the Use of the Catholic Church in the United States of America (New ed.) #42a

Manual of Catholic Melodies #d88

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The Catholic Harp #53

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