Composer: F. R. Havergal
Published in 7 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Composer: F. 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 >

Tune Information

Composer: F. R. Havergal
Meter: 10s.
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Instances (1 - 7 of 7)
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A Book of Song and Service #70

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Gloria Deo #678

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Sunday School Service Book and Hymnal #109

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The Church School Hymnal #160

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The Sunday-School Hymnal and Service Book (Ed. A) #540

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Voices of Praise #300

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