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This Day God Gives Me

Author (attributed to): Saint Patrick

Patrick, St., the 2nd Bishop and Patron Saint of Ireland, was the son of Calpurnius, a deacon, and grandson of Potitus, a presbyter, and great grandson of Odissus, a deacon, was born most probably near Dumbarton, in North Britain, in 372. According to his epistle to Coroticus, his father was also a decurio, a member of the local town council, and a Roman by descent. Hence probably the name Patricius. St. Patrick alludes in Coroticus, § 5, to his having been originally a freeman, and of noble birth. His birthplace is termed in his Confession, § 1, Bannavem Taberniæ. Some have identified that place with Boulogne-sur-Mer, in France. His mother's name was Concessa, said to have been sister of St. Martin of Tours. According to Tirechan's Coll… Go to person page >

Paraphraser: James Quinn

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Tune

BUNESSAN

BUNESSAN is a Gaelic tune that was first published (melody only) in Lachlan Macbean's Songs and Hymns of the Gael (1888) as a setting for Mary Macdonald's carol "Child in the Manger." The tune is named after Macdonald's birthplace on the Isle of Mull, Scotland. BUNESSAN is also well known as the set…

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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 13 of 13)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #754
Catholic Book of Worship III #650
Common Praise: A new edition of Hymns Ancient and Modern #205
Gather (3rd ed.) #856
Gather Comprehensive #757
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #749
Hymns Ancient & Modern, New Standard Edition #516
Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #693
Singing Our Faith: a hymnal for young Catholics #2
Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #642
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #410
Worship (3rd ed.) #673
Worship (4th ed.) #850
Include 2 pre-1979 instances



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