Your Sunday Hymn: Bring Flowers of the Rarest (Queen of the May)

For the last weekend of May, a hymn for the Queen of May: Bring Flowers of the Rarest, composed by Mary E. Walshsung here by  John McDermott.

“Bring Flowers Of The Fairest” was composed by Mary E. Walsh, who was a pupil of the Sisters of Notre Dame. Under the title “Crowning Hymn” it was published in Wreath of Mary, 1871 and later in St. Basil’s Hymnal, 1889.

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