À Toi La Gloire

Author: Edmond L. Budry

Birth: August 30, 1854, Vevey, Switzerland Death: November 12, 1932, Vevey, Switzerland Edmond L. Budry, author of "Thine Be the Glory," was born in 1854. He was educated at Lausanne, after which he became a minister in the Eglise Evangelique Libre du Canton de Vaud, which broke away from the Swiss National Reformed Church. He pastored in Cully and Sainte Croix, then went to the Free Church at Vevey, near Montreux on Lake Geneva, where he served for thirty-five years. Along with writing original hymns, Budry also translated hymns from German, English and Latin into French. Some of his works were published in Chants Evangeliques, Lausanne, Switzerland, 1885. --http://www.songsandhymns.org/people/detail/edmond-budry Go to person page >

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First Line: A toi la gloire, Ô ressuscité!
Title: À Toi La Gloire
Author: Edmond L. Budry
Language: French
Publication Date: 2001
Copyright: © Edmond L. Budrey (1854-1932)

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JUDAS MACCABEUS

JUDAS MACCABEUS is an arrangement of a tune from the chorus "See, the Conquering Hero Comes" in Handel's oratorio Judas Maccabeus (first performed without this chorus in 1746). Handel initially used the tune in his oratorio Joshua (1747) but transferred it to Judas Maccabeus in 1751; such changes we…

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