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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

Redeemer of the nations, make known

Redeemer of the nations, make known

Author: St. Ambrose; Translator: Malcolm Quinn
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: St. Ambrose

Ambrose (b. Treves, Germany, 340; d. Milan, Italy, 397), one of the great Latin church fathers, is remembered best for his preaching, his struggle against the Arian heresy, and his introduction of metrical and antiphonal singing into the Western church. Ambrose was trained in legal studies and distinguished himself in a civic career, becoming a consul in Northern Italy. When the bishop of Milan, an Arian, died in 374, the people demanded that Ambrose, who was not ordained or even baptized, become the bishop. He was promptly baptized and ordained, and he remained bishop of Milan until his death. Ambrose successfully resisted the Arian heresy and the attempts of the Roman emperors to dominate the church. His most famous convert and disciple w… Go to person page >

Translator: Malcolm Quinn

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First Line: Redeemer of the nations, make known
Author: St. Ambrose
Translator: Malcolm Quinn
Copyright: Public Domain

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People's Mass Book, New Daily Missal Edition #d122

Peoples Mass Book. Complete Daily Missal Edition #d121

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