O thou pure light of souls that love

O thou pure light of souls that love

Author: Edward Caswall
Published in 20 hymnals

Author: Edward Caswall

Edward Caswall was born in 1814, at Yately, in Hampshire, where his father was a clergyman. In 1832, he went to Brasenose College, Oxford, and in 1836, took a second-class in classics. His humorous work, "The Art of Pluck," was published in 1835; it is still selling at Oxford, having passed through many editions. In 1838, he was ordained Deacon, and in 1839, Priest. He became perpetural Curate of Stratford-sub-Castle in 1840. In 1841, he resigned his incumbency and visited Ireland. In 1847, he joined the Church of Rome. In 1850, he was admitted into the Congregation of the Oratory at Birmingham, where he has since remained. He has published several works in prose and poetry. --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872… Go to person page >

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First Line: O thou pure light of souls that love
Author: Edward Caswall

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Catholic Church Hymnal with Music #57

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Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #424

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #687

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #687

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National Hymn and Tune Book: for congregations, schools and the home #44

Popular Hymns Revised #d174

Popular Hymns: revised for the Work and Worship of the Church Sunday School. #d175

St. Francis Hymnal and Choir Manual #d262

St. Francis Hymnal and Choir Manual #d263

The Christian Hymnal #d513

The Gospel Call, Part Two. Rev. #d130

The Soldier's Manual of Devotion, or Book of Common Prayer 2d ed. #d64

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The St. Gregory Hymnal and Catholic Choir Book. Singers' ed., Melody ed. #33

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The Standard Church Hymnal #674

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