Today above the sky he soared

Today above the sky he soared

Author: John Mason Neale
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: John Mason Neale

Neale, John Mason, D.D., was born in Conduit Street, London, on Jan. 24, 1818. He inherited intellectual power on both sides: his father, the Rev. Cornelius Neale, having been Senior Wrangler, Second Chancellor's Medallist, and Fellow of St. John's College, Cambridge, and his mother being the daughter of John Mason Good, a man of considerable learning. Both father and mother are said to have been "very pronounced Evangelicals." The father died in 1823, and the boy's early training was entirely under the direction of his mother, his deep attachment for whom is shown by the fact that, not long before his death, he wrote of her as "a mother to whom I owe more than I can express." He was educated at Sherborne Grammar School, and was afterwards… Go to person page >

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First Line: Today above the sky he soared
Author: John Mason Neale

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Instances (1 - 7 of 7)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christ in Song #309Page Scan
Little Children's Book #d102
Little Children's Book: for Schools and Families #d102
The Children's Hymnal (with tunes) #d212
The Children's Hymnal with Tunes #63Page Scan
The Hymns from the Children's Hymnal; with a Service, for Sunday Schools #d215
The New Children's Hymnal #d305
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