Immaculate Mary

Author (st. 2-7): Brian Foley

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Author (st. 1): Jeremiah Cummings

Cummings, Rev. Jeremiah William (Washington, D.C., April 1, 1814--January 4, 1866, New York, New York). After his ordination, he studied at the College of the Propaganda in Rome where he received his doctorate. On his return to the U.S., he was assigned to St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York, N.Y., and in 1848 was named pastor of the newly established parish of St. Stephen's, New York City. He was the author of several books on religious subjects. Of these his Songs for Schools (1860, with a second edition in 1862), contain his hymns with the exception of four or five so designated these are all original. Those in common use include: "My God whatever through thy church" is contained in St. Gregory and the La Salle hymnals. "O brightness o… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Immaculate Mary, thy praises we sing
Title: Immaculate Mary
Author (st. 1): Jeremiah Cummings (alt.)
Author (st. 2-7): Brian Foley
Meter: 11.11 with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Ave, ave, ave Maria
Copyright: Sts. 2-7 © 1971 Faber Music Ltd.

Timeline

Instances

Instances (4)TextImageAudioScoreFlexscore
Gather (3rd ed.) #886Image
Gather Comprehensive #790Text
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #783
Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #732