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O vision bright, the land of light

O vision bright, the land of light

Author: Frederick W. Faber
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Frederick W. Faber

Faber, Frederick William, D.D., son of Mr. T. H. Faber, was born at Calverley Vicarage, Yorkshire, June 28, 1814, and educated at Balliol College, Oxford, graduating B.A. in 1836. He was for some time a Fellow of University College, in the same University. Taking Holy Orders in 1837, he became Rector of Elton, Huntingdonshire, in 1843, but in 1846 he seceded to the Church of Rome. After residing for some time at St. Wilfrid's, Staffordshire, he went to London in 1849, and established the London "Oratorians," or, "Priests of the Congregation of St. Philip Neri," in King William Street, Strand. In 1854 the Oratory was removed to Brompton. Dr. Faber died Sept. 26, 1863. Before his secession he published several prose works, some of which were… Go to person page >

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First Line: O vision bright, the land of light
Author: Frederick W. Faber

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American Catholic Hymnal: an extensive collection of hymns, Latin chants, and sacred songs for church, school, and home, including Gregorian masses, vesper psalms, litanies... #305Page Scan
Catholic Church Hymnal with Music #109Page Scan
Jubilee Hymns. Book III #d23
St. Basil 's Hymn Book. 31st ed. #d120
St. Basil's Hymnal. Rev. ed. #d146
The Ave Maria Hymnal. 2nd rev. ed. #d135
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