Hymn Story: All Creatures Of Our God and King

All Creatures of Our God and King was written by Francis of Assisi shortly before his death in 1225. The song was published 400 years after Francis of Assisi died. He wrote the words for a poem, Canticle of the Sun.  The poem was based on Psalms 148.   William H. Draper translated the lyrics for a children’s festival in Leeds, […]

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