Juan Bautista Cabrera Ivars was born in Benisa, Spain, April 23, 1837. He attended seminary in Valencia, studying Hebrew and Greek, and was ordained as a priest. He fled to Gibraltar in 1863 due to religious persecution where he abandoned Catholicism. He worked as a teacher and as a translator. One of the works he translated was E.H. Brown's work on the thirty-nine articles of the Anglican Church, which was his introduction to Protestantism. He was a leader of a Spanish Reformed Church in Gibraltar. He continued as a leader in this church when he returned to Spain after the government of Isabel II fell, but continued to face legal difficulties. He then organized the Spanish Reformed Episcopal Church and was consecrated as bishop in 1894. He… Go to person page >
Dmitri Stephanovich Bortnianski (b. Gloukoff, Ukraine, 1751; d. St. Petersburg, Russia, 1825) was a Russian composer of church music, operas, and instrumental music. His tune ST. PETERSBURG (also known as RUSSIAN HYMN) was first published in J. H. Tscherlitzky's Choralbuch (1825).
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Display Title: Oh Pan del CieloFirst Line: Oh pan del cielo dulce bienTune Title: ST. PETERSBURGAuthor: Juan B. Cabrera, 1837-1916Meter: 184.108.40.206.8.8.Date: 1990Subject: Santa Cena |Source: Himno latino, autor anónimo
Display Title: Oh pan del cielo (O Bread of Heaven)First Line: Oh pan del cielo, dulce bien (O bread of heaven, precious blood)Tune Title: ST. PETERSBURGAuthor: Juan Bautista Cabrera, 1837-1916; Mary Louise Bringle, n. 1953Meter: 8 8 8 8 8 8Scripture: John 6:35-40; 1 Corinthians 11:23-27Date: 2019Subject: Cena del Señor | ; Lord's Supper |Source: Himno latino
Display Title: ¡Oh, Pan Del Cielo Dulce Bien!First Line: Oh, Pan del cielo dulce bienTune Title: [Oh, Pan del cielo dulce bien]Author: Juan Cabrera, 1837-1916Source: Maintzich Gesangbuch, 1661; Himno latino