ST. MABYN (Brown)

ST. MABYN (Brown)

Composer: Arthur Henry Brown
Published in 18 hymnals


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Composer: Arthur Henry Brown

Born: Ju­ly 24, 1830, Brent­wood, Es­sex, Eng­land. Died: Feb­ru­a­ry 15, 1926, Brent­wood, Es­sex, Eng­land. Almost com­plete­ly self taught, Brown be­gan play­ing the or­gan at the age 10. He was or­gan­ist of the Brent­wood Par­ish Church, Es­sex (1842-53); St. Ed­ward’s, Rom­ford (1853-58); Brent­wood Par­ish Church (1858-88); St. Pe­ter’s Church, South Weald (from 1889); and Sir An­tho­ny Browne’s School (to 1926). A mem­ber of the Lon­don Gre­gor­i­an As­so­ci­a­tion, he helped as­sem­ble the Ser­vice Book for the an­nu­al fes­tiv­al in St. Paul’s Ca­thed­ral. He sup­port­ed the Ox­ford Move­ment, and pi­o­neered the res­tor­a­tion of plain­chant and Gre­gor­i­an mu… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: ST. MABYN (Brown)
Composer: Arthur Henry Brown
Meter: 8.7.8.7
Incipit: 33215 332
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Texts

Souls of Men, Why Will Ye Scatter

The elder brother

Take Me, O My Father, Take Me

Take me, O my Father, take me;
Take me, save me, through Thy Son;
That which Thou wouldst have me, make me,
Let Thy will in me be done.
Long from Thee my footsteps straying,
Thorny proved the way I trod;
Weary come I now, and praying,
Take me to Thy love, my God.

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Media

The Cyber Hymnal #6253
Text: Souls of Men, Why Will Ye Scatter?
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Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)
Audio

Small Church Music #1244

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The Cyber Hymnal #6253

Include 16 pre-1979 instances
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