O blest Creator of light, Who makest day with radiance bright

O blest Creator of light, Who makest day with radiance bright

Translator: Percy Dearmer
Published in 2 hymnals

Translator: Percy Dearmer

Dearmer, Percy, M.A., son of Thomas Dearmer, was born in London, Feb. 27, 1867, and educated at Westminster School and at Christ Church, Oxford (B.A. 1890, M.A. 1896). He was ordained D. 1891, P. 1892, and has been since 1901 Vicar of S. Mary the Virgin, Primrose Hill, London. He has been Secretary of the London Branch of the Christian Social Union since 1891, and is the author of The Parson's Handbook, 1st edition, 1899, and other works. He was one of the compilers of the English Hymnal, 1906, acting as Secretary and Editor, and contributed to it ten translations (38, 95, 150, 160, 165, 180, 215, 237, 352, 628) and portions of two others (242, 329), with the following originals:— 1. A brighter dawn is breaking. Easter. Suggested by… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O blest Creator of light, Who makest day with radiance bright
Latin Title: Creator lucis optime
Translator: Percy Dearmer
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Source: Latin, 8th century or earlier
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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