Composer: William Harold Ferguson (c. 1911, alt.)
Published in 11 hymnals

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Composer: William Harold Ferguson

Born: January 1, 1874, Leeds, England. Died: October 18, 1950, Littlehampton, Sussex, England. Ferguson was educated at Magdalen College School, Oxford, and was a chorister in the College chapel. After graduating from Keble College, he taught at St. Edward’s School, Oxford (1896-69) and Bilton Grange, Rugby (1899-1901). He later attended Cuddesdon Theological College. After ordination, he served as assistant master, chaplain, organist and director of chapel music at Lancing College (1902-13); Warden of St. Edward’s School, Oxford (1913-25); Warden of St Peter’s College, Radley, Abingdon, Oxfordshire (1925-37); and Canon and Precentor of Salisbury Cathedral (1937-47). With Geoffrey Shaw, he was joint music editor of The Public Scho… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: William Harold Ferguson (c. 1911, alt.)
Meter: D
Incipit: 51235 43212 3215
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: © Oxford University Press


The Cyber Hymnal #5363
Text: O Thou Eternal Christ of God
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Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

Ancient and Modern #311

Common Praise #614

Hymns and Psalms #787

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #514

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #577

New English Praise #628

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Rejoice in the Lord #616


Small Church Music #3231

The Book of Praise #360


The Cyber Hymnal #5363

The Hymn Book of the Anglican Church of Canada and the United Church of Canada #42a

Exclude 2 pre-1979 instances
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