1845-1929

March 27, 1845, Shepton Beauchamp (pronounced Beecham), Somerset, England.

June 19, 1929, Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset, England.

Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset, England.

Coles was educated at Eton and Balliol College, Oxford (BA 1868, MA 1872). He took Holy Orders in 1869 and became Curate of Wantage, near Oxford. In 1872, he became Rector of Shepton Beauchamp. In 1884, Coles became First Librarian, then in 1897 Principal, of Pusey House at Oxford (the memorial to Pusey which now houses Oxford’s Theology Faculty library). He became Warden of the Community of the Epiphany, Truro, Cornwall, in 1910, and retired to Shepton Beauchamp in 1920.

  1. Almighty Father, Lord Most High
  2. Father, Whose Love We Have Wronged by Transgression
  3. Lord, I Cannot Seek Thee
  4. Lord, in Whose Eternal Counsels
  5. Most Holy Father, Bending Low
  6. O Lamb of God, Whose Love Divine
  7. O Shepherd of the Sheep
  8. We Pray Thee, Heavenly Father
  9. Ye Who Own the Faith of Jesus

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