Gannett, William Channing, M.A., s. of Dr. Ezra Stiles Gannett, was b. at Boston, March 13, 1840, and educated at Harvard College, 1860, and the Divinity School, Cambridge. Entered the Unitarian Ministry in 1868, and after filling several pastorates he became Pastor of the Unitarian Church at Rochester, N.Y., 1889. Mr. Gannett's hymns, mainly written for special occasions, were included in great part in The Thought of God in Hymns and Poems, Boston, 1st Series 1885,2nd Series 1894,
the combined production of F. L. Hosmer (q.v.) and himself. Of Mr. Gannett's hymns the following are in common use:—
1. Bring, 0 morn, thy music [God Everlasting.] Written in 1893, and printed in A Chorus of Faith, being an account and resume of the Parli… Go to person page >
DUNDEE first appeared in the 1615 edition of the Scottish Psalter published in Edinburgh by Andro Hart. Called a "French" tune (thus it also goes by the name of FRENCH), DUNDEE was one of that hymnal's twelve "common tunes"; that is, it was not associated with a specific psalm. In the Psalter Hymnal…
Display Title: The Lord is in his holy place, in all things near and farFirst Line: The Lord is in his holy place, in all things near and farTune Title: ST. BERNARDAuthor: William Channing GannettDate: 1937
Display Title: The Lord is in his holy place, in all things near and farFirst Line: The Lord is in his holy place, in all things near and farAuthor: William Channing GannettDate: 1875Subject: The secret place of the most high |
Display Title: The Lord is in his Holy PlaceFirst Line: The Lord is in his Holy PlaceTune Title: FRENCH (DUNDEE)Author: William Channing GannettMeter: C.M.Scripture: Exodus 40:34Date: 1935Subject: Worship and Praise |Source: Shekinah, the visibile glory of God.