Morning Has Broken

Author: Eleanor Farjeon

Eleanor Farjeon, (born Feb. 13, 1881, London--died June 5, 1965, Hampstead, London), English writer for children whose magical but unsentimental tales, which often mock the behaviour of adults, earned her a revered place in many British nurseries. The daughter of a British novelist and granddaughter of a U.S. actor, Eleanor Farjeon grew up in the bohemian literary and dramatic circles of London. Attending opera and theatre at 4 and writing on her father’s typewriter at 7, Farjeon came to public attention at 16 as the librettist of an opera, with music by her brother Harry, which was produced by the Royal Academy of Music. Her success with Nursery Rhymes of London Town (1916), simple tunes originally for adults but adapted and sung i… Go to person page >



BUNESSAN is a Gaelic tune that was first published (melody only) in Lachlan Macbean's Songs and Hymns of the Gael (1888) as a setting for Mary Macdonald's carol "Child in the Manger." The tune is named after Macdonald's birthplace on the Isle of Mull, Scotland. BUNESSAN is also well known as the set…

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Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #545
Baptist Hymnal 1991 #48Audio
Baptist Hymnal 2008 #45
Catholic Book of Worship III #651
Celebrating Grace Hymnal #27
Chalice Hymnal #53
Church Family Worship #279
Church Hymnal, Fifth Edition #58
Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #212
Common Praise (1998) #3
Common Praise: A new edition of Hymns Ancient and Modern #260
Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #460
Complete Mission Praise #467
Evangelical Lutheran Worship #556
Gather (3rd ed.) #855
Gather Comprehensive #756
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #748
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #664Text InfoAudio
Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #8
Hymns and Psalms: a Methodist and ecumenical hymn book #635
Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #267
Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #265
Hymns of Promise: a large print songbook #11
Hymns of the Saints: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints #22
Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #510
Hymns Old and New: New Anglican #337
Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #4
Presbyterian Hymnal: hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs #469
Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #44
Sing and Rejoice!: new hymns for congregations #140
Sing Joyfully #274Page Scan
Singing Our Faith: a hymnal for young Catholics #279
Singing the Faith #136
Small Church Music #534Audio
The Book of Hymns (A fresh anthology of favourite hymns) #14
The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #60
The New English Hymnal #237
The United Methodist Hymnal #145
The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement #50
The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement #51
The Worshiping Church #362
Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #156
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #409
Worship (4th ed.) #847
Worship and Rejoice #35
Worship in Song: A Friends Hymnal #32
Worship: a hymnal and service book for Roman Catholics (3rd ed.) #674
찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship: the Korean-English Presbyterian hymnal and service book #370
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