Louvai com Todo o Ardor

Author: E. H. Plumptre

Plumptre, Edward Hayes, D.D., son of Mr. E. H. Plumptre, was born in London, Aug. 6, 1821, and educated at King's College, London, and University College, Oxford, graduating as a double first in 1844. He was for some time Fellow of Brasenose. On taking Holy Orders in 1846 he rapidly attained to a foremost position as a Theologian and Preacher. His appointments have been important and influential, and include that of Assistant Preacher at Lincoln's Inn; Select Preacher at Oxford; Professor of Pastoral Theology at King's College, London; Dean of Queen's, Oxford; Prebendary in St. Paul's Cathedral, London; Professor of Exegesis of the New Testament in King's College, London; Boyle Lecturer; Grinfield Lecturer on the Septuagint, Oxford; Examine… Go to person page >

Translator: João Soares da Fonseca

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Text Information

First Line: Louvai com todo o ardor
Title: Louvai com Todo o Ardor
English Title: Rejoice, Ye Pure in Heart
Author: E. H. Plumptre (1865)
Translator: João Soares da Fonseca (1990)
Language: Portuguese
Refrain First Line: Louvai, louvai
Publication Date: 1991
Copyright: Copyright translation 1990 João S. da Fonseca. Used by permission.


MARION (Messiter)

Arthur H. Messiter (b. Frome, Somersetshire, England, 1834; d. New York, NY, 1916) composed MARION for this text in 1883 and named it after his wife. The tune was published in the Hymnal with Music as Used in Trinity Church (1893), a hymnal compiled by Messiter during his long term of service as org…

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