Down in adoration falling

Down in adoration falling

Author: Thomas Aquinas
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Thomas Aquinas

Thomas of Aquino, confessor and doctor, commonly called The Angelical Doctor, “on account of," says Dom Gueranger, "the extraordinary gift of understanding wherewith God had blessed him," was born of noble parents, his father being Landulph, Count of Aquino, and his mother a rich Neapolitan lady, named Theodora. The exact date of his birth is not known, but most trustworthy authorities give it as 1227. At the age of five he was sent to the Benedictine monastery at Monte Cassino to receive his first training, which in the hands of a large-hearted and God-fearing man, resulted in so filling his mind with knowledge and his soul with God, that it is said the monks themselves would often approach by stealth to hear the words of piety and wisdo… Go to person page >

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Author: Thomas Aquinas

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Armed Forces Hymnal. Catholic Supplement #d22
Cantate Omnes ... with Supplement #d29
Lyra Catholica: containing all the hymns of the Roman breviary and missal, with others from various sources. Arranged for every day in the week, and the festivals and saints' days... #157Page Scan
Popular Hymns for Youth #d32
The Catholic Hymnal and Service Book. Pew ed. #d36
The Little Catholic Hymn Book: Containing a Collection of Hymns, Anthems ... #d14
Worship II, a Hymnal for Roman Catholic Parishes #d55
Worship, a Complete Hymnal and Mass Book for Parishes #d42



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