O Holy Spirit fount of love

O Holy Spirit fount of love

Author: Charles Coffin
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Charles Coffin

Coffin, Charles, born at Buzaney (Ardennes) in 1676, died 1749, was principal of the college at Beauvais, 1712 (succeeding the historian Rollin), and rector of the University of Paris, 1718. He published in 1727 some, of his Latin poems, for which he was already noted, and in 1736 the bulk of his hymns appeared in the Paris Breviary of that year. In the same year he published them as Hymni Sacri Auctore Carolo Coffin, and in 1755 a complete ed. of his Works was issued in 2 vols. To his Hymni Sacri is prefixed an interesting preface. The whole plan of his hymns, and of the Paris Breviary which he so largely influenced, comes out in his words. "In his porro scribendis Hymnis non tam poetico indulgendunv spiritui, quam nitoro et pietate co… Go to person page >

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Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #357Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #365Page Scan
Songs of Praise with Tunes #151Page Scan
The Baptist Praise Book #532Page Scan
The Reformed Church Hymnal: with tunes #215Page Scan



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