Category Archives: Reginald Heber

Oh Saviour Of The Faithful Dead

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 originally written for use on recovery from sickness. Oh Saviour of the faithful dead, … Continue reading

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Thou Art Gone To The Grave! But We Will Not Deplore Thee

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 originally written for use as a funeral hymn. Thou art gone to the Grave! … Continue reading

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Beneath Our Feet And O’er Our Head

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 originally written for use as a funeral hymn. Beneath our feet and o’er our … Continue reading

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God That Madest Earth And Heaven

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 originally written for use as an evening hymn. God that madest Earth and Heaven, … Continue reading

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Bread Of The World, In Mercy Broken!

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 originally written for use before the Sacrament. Bread of the world, in mercy broken! … Continue reading

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Oh Most Merciful!

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 originally written for use as an introit to be sung between the litany and … Continue reading

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Oh God That Madest Earth And Sky, The Darkness And The Day

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 originally written for use in times of distress and danger. Oh God that madest … Continue reading

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