Category Archives: Henry H. Milman

When Our Heads Are Bow’d With Woe

This is the original text of this hymn as it appeared in Reginald Heber’s “Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year” in 1827. It was listed there for the Sixteenth Sunday after Trinity. When our … Continue reading

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The Chariot! The Chariot! Its Wheels Roll On Fire

This is the original text of this hymn as it appeared in the 1827 Hymns adapted to the Weekly Service of the Church Year. It was used in that hymnal for the Second Sunday in Advent. The chariot! the chariot! … Continue reading

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Oh Help Us Lord ! Each Hour of need

This is the text as it originally appeared in Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year. This hymn was written for the Second Sunday in Lent. Oh help us Lord! each hour of need Thy Heavenly … Continue reading

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Bound Upon Th’ Accursed Tree

This is the text as it originally appeared in Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year. This hymn was written for Good Friday. Bound upon th’ accursed tree, Faint and bleeding, who is He? By the … Continue reading

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Ride On! Ride On In Majesty!

This is the text as it originally appeared in (Anglican) Bishop Reginald Heber’s Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year: Ride on! ride on in majesty! Hark! all the tribes Hosanna cry! Thine humble beast … Continue reading

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