Bright, William, D.D., born at Doncaster, Dec. 14, 1824, and educated at University College, Oxford, where he graduated B.A. (first class in Lit. Hum.) in 1846, M.A. in 1849. In 1847 he was Johnson's Theological Scholar: and in 1848 he also obtained the Ellerton Theological Essay prize. He was elected Fellow in 1847, and subsequently became Tutor of his College. Taking Holy Orders in 1848, he was for some time Tutor at Trinity College, Glenalmond; but in 1859 he returned to Oxford, and in 1868 became Regius Professor of Ecclesiastical History and Canon of Christ Church. His publications include:—
(1) Ancient Collects, selected from various Rituals, 1857, 2nd ed., 1862; (2) History of the Church from the Edict of Milan to the Council of… Go to person page >
Once, only once, and once for all. Holy Communion. Written in 1865, and published in his Hymns, &c, 1866, in 6 stanzas of 4 lines. It was given in the Appendix to Hymns Ancient & Modern, 1868; the new edition, 1875, and several other collections.
Display Title: Once, only once, and once for allFirst Line: Once, only once, and once for allTune Title: ALBANOAuthor: Wiliam Bright, 1824-1901Meter: CMScripture: Leviticus 16:2-15; 1 Corinthians 11:26; Hebrews 7:27; Hebrews 9:5Date: 2000Subject: Holy Communion | ; Passiontide | ; Year B | Proper 25; Years A, B, and C | Day of Thanksgiving for Holy Communion; Years A, B, and C | Maundy Thursday
Display Title: Once, only once, and once for allFirst Line: Once, only once, and once for allTune Title: ALBANOAuthor: William Bright, 1824-1901Meter: CMDate: 1986Subject: Sacraments and Other Rites | Holy Communion