The shadow of the Rock, Stay, pilgrim, stay

The shadow of the Rock, Stay, pilgrim, stay

Author: Frederick W. Faber
Tune: [The shadow of the Rock]
Published in 10 hymnals

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Author: Frederick W. Faber

Faber, Frederick William, D.D., son of Mr. T. H. Faber, was born at Calverley Vicarage, Yorkshire, June 28, 1814, and educated at Balliol College, Oxford, graduating B.A. in 1836. He was for some time a Fellow of University College, in the same University. Taking Holy Orders in 1837, he became Rector of Elton, Huntingdonshire, in 1843, but in 1846 he seceded to the Church of Rome. After residing for some time at St. Wilfrid's, Staffordshire, he went to London in 1849, and established the London "Oratorians," or, "Priests of the Congregation of St. Philip Neri," in King William Street, Strand. In 1854 the Oratory was removed to Brompton. Dr. Faber died Sept. 26, 1863. Before his secession he published several prose works, some of which were… Go to person page >

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First Line: The shadow of the Rock, Stay, pilgrim, stay
Author: Frederick W. Faber

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Dew Drops of Sacred Song: gathered for the use of Sabbath schools #60

Hymns of The Voice of Praise #d258

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Precious Hymns #254

Song Life for Sunday Schools #d192

Songs for Men #d93

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Songs of Gladness for the Sabbath School #30

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The Baptist Praise Book #888

The Children's Church #d150

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The Palm: a collection of sacred music, for choirs, singing schools and conventions #375a

The Voice of Praise #d257

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