When our Savior wished to prove

When our Savior wished to prove

Author: Jeremiah W. Cummings
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Jeremiah W. Cummings

Cummings, Rev. Jeremiah William (Washington, D.C., April 1, 1824--January 4, 1866, New York, New York). After his ordination, he studied at the College of the Propaganda in Rome where he received his doctorate. On his return to the U.S., he was assigned to St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York, N.Y., and in 1848 was named pastor of the newly established parish of St. Stephen's, New York City. He was the author of several books on religious subjects. Of these his Songs for Schools (1860, with a second edition in 1862), contain his hymns with the exception of four or five so designated these are all original. Those in common use include: "My God whatever through thy church" is contained in St. Gregory and the La Salle hymnals. "O brightness o… Go to person page >

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First Line: When our Savior wished to prove
Author: Jeremiah W. Cummings
Refrain First Line: Give me, O give me that heart of thine
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 10 of 10)
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American Catholic Hymnal #61

Songs for Catholic Schools #d69

St. Basil's Hymn Book #d173

St. Basil's Hymnal ... 10th ed. #d214

St. Basil's Hymnal. 3rd ed. #d174

St. Basil's Hymnal. Rev. ed. #d206

The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book by the Christian Brothers. Rev. #d166

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The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book #33

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The De La Salle Hymnal #40

The Ordinary of the Mass and a Complete Manual of Hymns for Parochial Schools #d451

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