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O Jesu, life springing of the soul

Author: Rabanus Maurus

Rabanus Maurus (c. 776-856) or Hrabanus Magnentius Maurus, was born of noble parents at Mainz, and educated at Fulda and Tours under Alcuin, who is reputed to have given him the surname, Maurus, after the saint of that name. In 803, he became director of the school at the Benedictine Abbey at Fulda. He was ordained priest in 814, spending the following years in a pilgrimage to Palestine. In 822, he became Abbott at Fulda, retiring in 842. In 847, he became archbishop of Mainz. He died at Winkel on the Rhine, February 4, 856. This distinguished Carolingian poet-theologian wrote extensive biblical commentaries, the Encyclopaedic De Universo, De Institutione Clericorum, and other works which circulated widely during the Middle Ages. Som… Go to person page >

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First Line: O Jesu, life springing of the soul
Author: Rabanus Maurus

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A Hymnal and Vesperal for the Seasons and Principal Festivals of the Ecclesiastical Year #d59
Hymnal of Christian Unity #40
Hymns of Worship: designed for use especially in the lecture room, the prayer meeting and the family #201Page 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... #188Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #517Page Scan
St. Francis Hymnal and Choir Manual #d229
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #517Page Scan
The Catholic Hymn Book: a collection of hymns, anthems, etc. for all holydays of obligation and devotion throughout the year #99Page Scan
The Little Catholic Hymn Book: Containing a Collection of Hymns, Anthems ... #d60
The Ordinary of the Mass and a Complete Manual of Hymns for Parochial Schools #d298



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