Sing of Mary, Pure and Lowly

Author: Roland F. Palmer

Palmer, Roland Ford. (London, England, December 12, 1891--August 24, 1985, Victoria, British Columbia). Anglican. Trinity College (Toronto), L.Th., 1914; B.A., 1916. Pastorates (in Ontario) at Engleheart, 1916-1918; Port Arthur, 1918-1919. Entered the Society of St. John the Evangelist ("Cowley Fathers") at Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1919; novice master, later Superior, at San Francisco, 1921-1927; Superior at Bracebridge, Ont., 1927-1949, 1966-1969; Diocesan Missioner, Algoma Diocese, 1949-1966; retired to Toronto in 1969, moving to Victoria in 1979. He published four devotional books, and contributed much to the 1959 revision of the Canadian Prayer Book. His hymn "Sing of Mary, pure and lowly" in the 1938 Book of Common Praise was credited… Go to person page >

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First Line: Sing of Mary pure and lowly
Title: Sing of Mary, Pure and Lowly
Author: Roland F. Palmer (1938)
Meter: D
Language: English
Copyright: © Parish of Saint John the Evangelist, Victoria, BC



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Chalice Hymnal #184

Gather (3rd ed.) #457

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Gather Comprehensive #783

Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #778

Glory and Praise (3rd. ed.) #380

Hymnal 1982 #277

Hymnal Supplement 1991 #756

Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #271

One in Faith #926

RitualSong (2nd ed.) #545

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RitualSong #528

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Singing Our Faith #267


The United Methodist Hymnal #272

The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement #274

The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement #275

With One Voice #634

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Worship (3rd ed.) #404

Worship (4th ed.) #444

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