While the shepherds kept their vigil

While the shepherds kept their vigil

Author: S. J. Stone
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: S. J. Stone

Stone, Samuel John, a clergyman of the Church of England, the son of Rev. William Stone, was born at Whitmore, Staffordshire, April 25, 1839. He was educated at Pembroke College, Oxford, where he was graduated B.A. in 1862. Later he took orders and served various Churches. He succeeded his father at St. Paul's, Haggerstown, in 1874. He was the author of many original hymns and translations, which were collected and published in 1886. His hymns are hopeful in spirit and skillfully constructed. He published several poetic volumes. He died November 19, 1900 --Hymn Writers of the Church, 1915 (Charles Nutter)… Go to person page >

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First Line: While the shepherds kept their vigil
Author: S. J. Stone

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Instances (1 - 5 of 5)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymns and Tunes for Children of the Church #d221
The American Hymnal #d678
The American Hymnal for Chapel Service #d422
The American Hymnal for Chapel Service #d422
The Sanctuary Hymnal, published by Order of the General Conference of the United Brethren in Christ #142Page Scan
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