Vain is the thought of man

Vain is the thought of man

Author: Mary Bowley Peters
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Mary Bowley Peters

See also Mary P. Bowly. Peters, Mary, née Bowly, daughter of Richard Bowly, of Cirencester, was born in 1813, and subsequently married to the Rev. John McWilliam Peters, sometime Rector of Quennington, Gloucestershire, and died at Clifton, July 29, 1856. Her prose work, The World’s History from the Creation to the Accession of Queen Victoria, was published in seven volumes. Several of her hymns were contributed to the Plymouth Brethren's Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs, London, D. Walther, 1842. These with others, 58 in all, were published by Nisbet & Co., London, 1847, as Hymns intended to help the Communion of Saints. Dr. Walker introduced several from these collections into his Cheltenham Psalms & Hymns, 1855. Many of these hav… Go to person page >

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First Line: Vain is the thought of man
Author: Mary Bowley Peters
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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Hymns of Grace and Truth #278

Hymns of Grace and Truth. 2nd ed. #d350

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Messages of Love Hymn Book #275

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