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O for the pearly gates of heaven

O for the pearly gates of heaven

Author: Cecil Frances Alexander
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Cecil Frances Alexander

Alexander, Cecil Frances, née Humphreys, second daughter of the late Major John Humphreys, Miltown House, co. Tyrone, Ireland, b. 1823, and married in 1850 to the Rt. Rev. W. Alexander, D.D., Bishop of Derry and Raphoe. Mrs. Alexander's hymns and poems number nearly 400. They are mostly for children, and were published in her Verses for Holy Seasons, with Preface by Dr. Hook, 1846; Poems on Subjects in the Old Testament, pt. i. 1854, pt. ii. 1857; Narrative Hymns for Village Schools, 1853; Hymns for Little Children, 1848; Hymns Descriptive and Devotional, 1858; The Legend of the Golden Prayers 1859; Moral Songs, N.B.; The Lord of the Forest and his Vassals, an Allegory, &c.; or contributed to the Lyra Anglicana, the S.P.C.K. Psalms and Hym… Go to person page >

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First Line: O for the pearly gates of heaven
Author: Cecil Frances Alexander
Copyright: Public Domain

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Church Hymns and Gospel Songs: for use in church services, prayer meetings, and other religious gatherings #258Page Scan
Church Hymns and Gospel Songs: for use in Church Services, Prayer Meetings, and other Religious Services #258Page Scan
Hymns, Psalms and Gospel Songs with Responsive Readings #d260
Hymns, Psalms and Gospel Songs: with responsive readings #294Page Scan
Montreat Hymns: psalms and gospel songs with responsive scripture readings #294Page Scan
The Baptist Praise Book #1081Page Scan
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