Oceans Lyrics and Music
The reverent words and lyrics of the much loved hymn begin with "Grander than ocean's story, Or songs of forest trees" as the first line of the hymn. Both the lyrics and the music of the "Oceans" hymn were written by its American author and composer, William Fiske Sherwin. The writer and composer, William Fiske Sherwin, was born on March 14, 1826 and died on April 14, 1888. William Fiske Sherwin was born in and became famous as a composer and musician. We have placed "Oceans" in the category of Christian Songs. Enjoy the reverent lyrics of this popular Christian song and venerable church hymn.
Title: Oceans *** Name of Writer and Composer: William F. Sherwin *** Hymns Category: Christian Songs
Information about the Hymn
Title of Hymn: Oceans
Author of Lyrics (Hymnist): William Fiske Sherwin (March 14, 1826 to April 14, 1888)
Nationality of Author: American
Translator of the Hymn lyrics: N/A Hymn written in English
Name of Composer of Music: William F. Sherwin
Hymn Category: Christian Songs
First Line of Hymn: "Grander than ocean's story, Or songs of forest trees"
First Publication Date: 1872