Category Archives: Henry W. Baker

Captains Of The Saintly Band

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds in the Common of the Holy Apostles in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Captains of the … Continue reading

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Rejoice To-Day With One Accord

This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Rejoice to-day with one accord, Sing out with exultation; Rejoice and praise our mighty Lord, Whose Arm hath brought Salvation; His works of Love … Continue reading

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O God Of Love, O King Of Peace

This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): O God of Love, O King of peace, Make wars throughout the world to cease; The wrath of sinful man restrain, Give peace, O … Continue reading

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O Praise Our God To-Day

This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): O praise our God to-day, His constant Mercy bless, Whose Love hath helped us on our way, And granted us success. His Arm the … Continue reading

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Lord Jesus, God And Man

This hymn is listed in Hymns Ancient and Modern as a hymn for school festivals. This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Lord Jesus, God and Man, For love of men … Continue reading

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What Our Father Does Is Well

This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): What our Father does is well; Blessèd truth His children tell! Though He send, for plenty, want, Though the harvest-store be scant, Yet we rest upon … Continue reading

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Praise, O Praise Our God And King!

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Praise, O praise our God and King! Hymns of adoration sing; For His Mercies still endure Ever faithful, ever sure. Praise Him that He made the Sun … Continue reading

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