Mary, star of the sea

When evening shades are falling

Author: Thomas Moore
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: Thomas Moore

Moore, Thomas, son of John Moore, a small tradesman at Dublin, was born in that city, May 28, 1779, educated at a private school and Trinity College, Dublin; read at the Middle Temple for the Bar; held a post under the Government in Bermuda for a short time, and died Feb. 26, 1852. His Memoirs, Journal, and Correspondence were published by Lord John Russell in 1855. In that work every detail concerning himself and his numerous publications, most of them of high poetical merit, will be found. His connection with hymnody is confined to his Sacred Songs, which were published in 1816, and again in his Collected Works, 1866. These Songs were 32 in all, and were written to popular airs of various nations. Of these Songs the following have passed… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: When evening shades are falling
Title: Mary, star of the sea
Author: Thomas Moore
Refrain First Line: Then Mary, mother Mary, thou bright star
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 12 of 12)

Hymns used by the Pupils of the Sisters of Notre Dame #d240

Sacred Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. 21st ed. #d36

Selections from the Book of Worship with Tunes #d98

St. Basil 's Hymn Book. 31st ed. #d158

St. Basil's Hymnal ... 10th ed. #d213

St. Basil's Hymnal. Rev. ed. #d205

Sursum Corda #d110

The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book by the Christian Brothers. Rev. #d164

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The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book #71

The Choral Sodality Hand Book, Containing Hymns, Canticles and Litanies #d41

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The De La Salle Hymnal #79

The Ordinary of the Mass and a Complete Manual of Hymns for Parochial Schools #d448

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