1822-1888

May 27, 1822, St. Marylebone, Middlesex, England.

June 11, 1888, Westminster, England.

Son of Valentine Blacker of Marylebone, Maxwell attended Merton College, Oxford, and became an Anglican priest in 1848. He served as curate in several locations, including St. Barnabas, Pimlico.

  1. Anna, Mother Fairest
  2. Ave! Star of Ocean
  3. Christ, the Fair Beauty of the Holy Angels
  4. Hail Thee! Festival Day
  5. Joyous Be Our Jubilation
  6. Only Begotten, Word of God Eternal
  7. Ruler of Ages, Christ, Vouchsafe to Bow Thine Ear
  8. Savior Eternal! Health and Life of the World Unfailing
  9. Sing We ‘Ave,’ Word Endearing
  10. Syon’s Daughters! Saints of Jerusalem
  11. Unto Jesus Hasten Ye
  12. With Anna’s Joy at Mary’s Birth