Category Archives: Reginald Heber

Sit Thou On My Right Hand My Son

This is the original text of this hymn from Reginald Heber’s “Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year” of 1827. It was written for Ascension Day and the Sunday After. “Sit Thou on my right hand, my Son!” … Continue reading

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Life Nor Death Shall Us Dissever

This is the original text of this hymn from Reginald Heber’s “Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year” of 1827. It was written for the Fifth Sunday after Easter. Life nor Death shall us dissever From His … Continue reading

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God Is Gone Up With A Merry Noise

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 originally written for Easter Sunday. God is gone up with … Continue reading

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The Lord Will Come! The Earth Shall Quake

This is the 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 the Second Sunday in Advent. The Lord will come! the … Continue reading

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Oh More Than Merciful! Whose Bounty Gave

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 the Third Sunday in Lent. Oh more than merciful! … Continue reading

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Oh Thou Whom Neither Time Nor Space

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 the Fifth Sunday in Lent. Oh Thou whom neither time … Continue reading

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Oh King Of Earth And Air And Sea!

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 the Fourth Sunday in Lent. Oh King of earth … Continue reading

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