Category Archives: Frederick W. Faber

O Jesus! If In Days Gone By

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed under the title “The World.” in that hymnal: O Jesus! if in days gone by My heart hath loved the … Continue reading

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I Worship Thee, Sweet Will Of God!

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed under the title “The Will of God.” in that hymnal: I worship thee, sweet Will of God! And all thy … Continue reading

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O Faith! Thou Workest Miracles

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed under the title “Conversion.” in that hymnal: O Faith! thou workest miracles Upon the hearts of men, Choosing thy home … Continue reading

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They Told Us There Were Mighty Men Abroad

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed under the title “The New Infidelity. To the Brothers of the Little Oratory.” in that hymnal: They told us there … Continue reading

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I Was Wandering And Weary

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed under the title “The True Shepherd. For the Ragged School.” in that hymnal: I was wandering and weary, When my … Continue reading

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O Jesus! God And Man!

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed under the title “Ragged School Hymn” in that hymnal: O Jesus! God and Man! For love of children once a … Continue reading

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See! The Sun Beyond The Hill

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed under the title “Flowers for the Altar. For the School Children” in that hymnal: See! the sun beyond the hill … Continue reading

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