Like Myrrh's Precious Fragrance

Qual mirra fragrante (Like myrrh's precious fragrance)

Author: Richard Holden; Translator: João Wilson Faustini; Versifier: Rae E. Whitney
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Richard Holden

Missionary to Portugal and Brazil. He wrote many Portuguese hymns. Go to person page >

Translator: João Wilson Faustini

b. 1931, Bariri, São Paulo, Brazil. Presbyterian pastor, choir director, organist, singer, composer, translator, arranger and publisher of largest collection of Sacred Music in the Portuguese language. From 1982 to 1996 - Pastor at St. Paul's Presbyterian Church (PCUSA) Newark, NJ St. Paul's Presbyterian Church in Newark is the oldest Brazilian Presbyterian Church in the USA. Retired on December 31, 1996. After Rev. Faustini was a Minister of Music at Second Presbyterian Church of Elizabeth. Go to person page >

Versifier: Rae E. Whitney

(no biographical information available about Rae E. Whitney.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Qual mirra fragrante (Like myrrh's precious fragrance)
Title: Like Myrrh's Precious Fragrance
Portuguese Title: Qual mirra fragrante
Author: Richard Holden
Translator: João Wilson Faustini
Versifier: Rae E. Whitney
Meter: 6.5.6.5 D
Language: English; Portuguese
Copyright: English translation of original Portuguese text © 2006 by Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. for all countries of the world except Brazil and Portugal; English metrical version © 2006 by Wayne Leupold Editions,Inc.

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