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What light is streaming from the skies

What light is streaming from the skies

Author: Frederick W. Faber
Published in 7 hymnals

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: What light is streaming from the skies
Author: Frederick W. Faber

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Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

Catholic Hymns, Gregorian Institute Hymnal, Organ Accompaniments to the 3rd and Augmented Edition #d94

Songs for Catholic Schools #d68

St. Basil's Hymn Book #d172

St. Basil's Hymnal ... 10th ed. #d210

St. Basil's Hymnal. 3rd ed. #d173

St. Basil's Hymnal. Rev. ed. #d200

St. Joseph's Hymnal. 5th ed. #d114

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