See also Mary P. Bowly.
Peters, Mary, née Bowly, daughter of Richard Bowly, of Cirencester, was born in 1813, and subsequently married to the Rev. John McWilliam Peters, sometime Rector of Quennington, Gloucestershire, and died at Clifton, July 29, 1856. Her prose work, The World’s History from the Creation to the Accession of Queen Victoria, was published in seven volumes. Several of her hymns were contributed to the Plymouth Brethren's Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs, London, D. Walther, 1842. These with others, 58 in all, were published by Nisbet & Co., London, 1847, as Hymns intended to help the Communion of Saints. Dr. Walker introduced several from these collections into his Cheltenham Psalms & Hymns, 1855. Many of these hav… Go to person page >
Display Title: With Thankful Hearts We Meet, O LordFirst Line: With thankful hearts we meet, O LordTune Title: HICKSAuthor: Mary Bowly Peters, 1813-1856Date: 1982Subject: Call to Worship | ; Christ the Shepherd | ; Christ the Word | ; Gathering | ; God the Sustainer | ; Invocation | ; Praise | ; Prayer | ; Protection | ; Worship |