Once more the sun is beaming bright

Once more the sun is beaming bright

Author: St. Ambrose
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: St. Ambrose

Ambrosius (St. Ambrose), second son and third child of Ambrosius, Prefect of the Gauls, was born at Lyons, Aries, or Treves--probably the last--in 340 A.D. On the death of his father in 353 his mother removed to Rome with her three children. Ambrose went through the usual course of education, attaining considerable proficiency in Greek; and then entered the profession which his elder brother Satyrus had chosen, that of the law. In this he so distinguished himself that, after practising in the court of Probus, the Praetorian Prefect of Italy, he was, in 374, appointed Consular of Liguria and Aemilia. This office necessitated his residence in Milan. Not many months after, Auxentius, bishop of Milan, who had joined the Arian party, died; and m… Go to person page >

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First Line: Once more the sun is beaming bright
Author: St. Ambrose

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Instances (9)TextImageAudioScoreFlexscore
A Collection of Hymns #359Image
A New Service and Tune Book for Sunday Schools. New ed. #d104
Hymns for Church and Home #341Image
Hymns for the Worship of God: selected and arranged for the congregations connected with the Church of Scotland #3Image
New Service and Tune Book for Sunday School #d101
The Song Book of the Salvation Army #d630
The Sunday School Service and Tune Book #133Image
Worship in the School Room #d132
Worship in the School Room: a manual of devotion intended especially for the school, also adapted to the family #476Image



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