Category Archives: No Tunes Exist For Hymn

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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The World Is Wise, For The World Is Old

This hymn is dedicated to my beloved patron saint, St. Philip Neri. This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed under the title “St. Philip and the World” … Continue reading

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Saint Philip Came From The Sunny South

This hymn is dedicated to my beloved patron saint, St. Philip Neri. This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed under the title “St. Philip in England” in … Continue reading

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O Flower Of Grace! Divinest Flower!

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed for Another Month of Mary – Mary, The Flower of God in that hymnal: O Flower of Grace! divinest Flower! … Continue reading

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Unchanging And Unchangeable, Before Angelic Eyes

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed for The Sacred Heart in that hymnal: Unchanging and Unchangeable, before angelic eyes, The Vision of the Godhead in its tranquil beauty … Continue reading

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Lord! We Sit And Cry To Thee

This is the text of this hymn as it appeared in the 1827 Hymns adapted to the Weekly Service of the Church Year. It was used in that hymnal for Quinquagesima Sunday. Lord! we sit and cry to Thee, Like … Continue reading

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