Category Archives: Catherine Winkworth

When In The Hour Of Utmost Need

This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): When in the hour of utmost need We know not where to look for aid, When days and nights of anxious thought Nor help nor … Continue reading

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O Father, Thou Who Hast Created All

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): O Father, Thou who hast created all In wisest Love, we pray, Look on this babe, who at Thy gracious call Is entering on Life’s way, Bend o’er … Continue reading

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Lord, Thy Word Abideth

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Lord, Thy Word abideth, And our footsteps guideth; Who its truth believeth Light and joy receiveth. When our foes are near us, Then Thy Word doth cheer … Continue reading

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Christ Will Gather In His Own

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Christ will gather in His Own To the place where He is gone, Where their heart and treasure lie, Where our Life is hid on high. Day … Continue reading

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From Heaven Above To Earth I Come

From Heaven above to earth I come, To bear good news to every home; Glad tidings of great joy I bring, Whereof I now will say and sing. To you, this night, is born a Child Of Mary, chosen mother … Continue reading

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Arise The Kingdom Is At Hand

Arise, the kingdom is at hand, The King is drawing nigh; Arise with joy, thou faithful band, To meet the Lord most high! Look up, ye souls, weighed down with care, The Sovereign is not far; Look up, faint hearts, … Continue reading

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Christ The Lord Is Risen Again

Christ the Lord is risen again; Christ hath broken every chain; Hark! Angelic voices cry, Singing evermore on high, Alleluia! He, who gave for us His life, Who for us endured the strife, Is our Paschal Lamb today; We, too, … Continue reading

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