Category Archives: Percy Dearmer

Lord, The Wind And Sea Obey Thee

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed under hymns for use at sea: Lord, the wind and sea obey thee, Moon and stars their homage pay thee; Listen … Continue reading

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Father, Who On Man Dost Shower

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed under Special Occasions: Societies: Temperance: Father, who on man dost shower Gifts of plenty from thy dower, To thy people … Continue reading

Posted in Civic and Natural Order, Conversion & Sanctification, Hymns By The Greats, No Recording of Tune/Chant Tone Available, Percy Dearmer, Social Concern, Societies, Spiritual Warfare, Temperance Societies, The Christian Life And Mission | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Father Of Spirits, Whose Divine Control

This hymn is used as a hymn for Vespers in the Office of the Dead of the Mozarabic Breviary.  This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed as … Continue reading

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Gentle Shepherd, Thou Hast Stilled

This is a German hymn for the burial of the dead. This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in the 1858 edition of the Lyra Germanica: Gentle Shepherd, Thou hast still’d Now Thy little lamb’s long … Continue reading

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Holy God, We Offer Here

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed as a hymn for Holy Communion: (1)Holy God, we offer here Jesu’s death our sins to clear, Jesu’s life our … Continue reading

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Christ, The Fair Glory Of The Holy Angels

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Feast of St. Michael as well as Vespers in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. On the Feast of St. Raphael, its first verse and the last three verses are used … Continue reading

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O Let The Heart Beat High With Bliss

This hymn was used for Vespers I & II of the Feast of the Sweetest Name of Jesus (Aug. 7) in the Sarum Breviary.  This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) … Continue reading

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