God, who touchest earth with beauty

God, who touchest earth with beauty

Author: Mary Susanne Edgar
Published in 61 hymnals

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Author: Mary Susanne Edgar

Mary Susannah Edgar was a Canadian author born in Sundridge, Ontario on May 23, 1889. Her schooling took her from Sundridge to Barrie High School and Havergal College, Toronto. She is the author of several books, one-act plays and hymns, the most famous of them being "God Who Touchest Earth with Beauty," which has been translated into several languages and placed in hymnals around the world. She was the daughter of Joseph Edgar and Mary Little, from Sundridge, Ontario. In 1922 she opened a girls' camp near Sundridge on Lake Bernard, called Glen Bernard. Mary Edgar continued as the camp's director until her retirement in 1956. Her life was devoted to working with girls and camping through many local, provincial and national organizatio… Go to person page >

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The Book of Common Praise: being the hymn book of The Church of England in Canada (revised 1938) #597a
Small Church Music #1456
  • PDF Score (PDF)
Small Church Music #3032
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Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Baptist Hymnal 1991 #500Audio
Chalice Hymnal #514
Common Praise (1998) #422
Lift Up Your Hearts: psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs #736FlexScoreAudio
Small Church Music #1456Audio
Small Church Music #3032Audio
Small Church Music #3487Audio
Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #610
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #310
Include 52 pre-1979 instances



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