Maltbie D. Babcock 

Maltbie D. Babcock was an American writer and clergyman. He is best known for authoring ‘This is My Father’s World,’ a well-known hymn. The hymn starts with the famous line, “This is my Father’s world, and to my listening ears all nature sings, and round me rings the music of the spheres.” His life was memorialized at Brown Memorial Presbyterian Church with a stained glass window. Read more of Maltbie D. Babcock’s Biography.

Be Strong

‘Be Strong’ by Maltbie D. Babcock describes a certain way of living in the world in which one faces down all their troubles bravely. 

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