Flower Sunday

The rose is queen among the flowers

Author: Frederick Lucian Hosmer
Published in 14 hymnals

Author: Frederick Lucian Hosmer

Hosmer, Frederick Lucian, B.A., was born at Framingham, Mass., in 1840, and educated at Harvard, where he graduated B.A. in 1869. Entering the Unitarian Ministry in 1872 he has held charges in Quincy, Ill., 1872-77; Cleveland, Ohio, 1878-92; St. Louis, 1894-99; and since 1899, at Berkeley, Cal. His Way of Life, 1877, was a compilation of Prayers and Responsive Services for Sunday Schools. Of Unity Hymns and Carols, 1880, he was joint editor with W. C. Gannett and J. V. Blake. His hymns were published jointly by him and W. C. Gannett (q.v.), as The Thought of God in Hymns and Poems (Boston: Little, Brown & Co.), 1st Series, 1885; 2nd Series, 1894. Of his 56 hymns in this work the following have come into common use, for the most part during… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The rose is queen among the flowers
Title: Flower Sunday
Author: Frederick Lucian Hosmer
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 14 of 14)
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A Book of Song and Service #122

Heart and Voice #d261

Heart and Voice #d264

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Heart and Voice #176

Jubilate Deo, a Book of Hymns and Tunes for Young and Old #d304

Peerless Hymns #d202

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Pilgrim Songs (Number Two) #278

Sunbeams Nos. 1, 2, 3, and 4 Combined #d98

The Carol #d194

The Faithist Hymnal #d98

The Sunny Side #d122

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Truth in Song #71

Universal Hymns #186

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