O Father above us, our father in might

O Father above us, our father in might

Author: Percy Dearmer
Tune: MADDERMARKET
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: 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 >

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First Line: O Father above us, our father in might
Author: Percy Dearmer

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Instances (4)TextImageAudioScoreFlexscore
Enlarged Songs of Praise #396
Hymnbook for Christian Worship #19
Hymns of the Rural Spirit #d59
Songs of Praise for America #d74



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