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1963   A photo taken by an FEBC missionary while visiting Macau in May of 1963. The ruins of St. Paul's Cathedral, where it is said that Sir John Bowring in 1825, then Governor of Hong Kong, upon seeing the cross on top of the facade, wrote the words to the well known hymn: "In the cross of Christ I glory, towering over the wrecks of time."