Coming of the healer

Author: Frances R. Havergal

Havergal, Frances Ridley, daughter of the Rev. W. H. Havergal, was born at Astley, Worcestershire, Dec. 14, 1836. Five years later her father removed to the Rectory of St. Nicholas, Worcester. In August, 1850, she entered Mrs. Teed's school, whose influence over her was most beneficial. In the following year she says, "I committed my soul to the Saviour, and earth and heaven seemed brighter from that moment." A short sojourn in Germany followed, and on her return she was confirmed in Worcester Cathedral, July 17, 1853. In 1860 she left Worcester on her father resigning the Rectory of St. Nicholas, and resided at different periods in Leamington, and at Caswall Bay, Swansea, broken by visits to Switzerland, Scotland, and North Wales. She died… Go to person page >

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First Line: When light divine had touched the hills
Title: Coming of the healer
Author: Frances R. Havergal
Refrain First Line: O sing of the loving one

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Life Songs #152

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Light and Life Songs #158

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Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 #117

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Songs of Cheer for Children #4

Songs of Grace #d181

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Sunlight in Sacred Song #124

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Zion's Delight #74

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