Category Archives: Reginald Heber

By Cool Siloam’s Shady Rill

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 used in that hymnal for the First Sunday after Epiphany. By cool Siloam’s shady rill … Continue reading

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Abash’d Be All The Boast Of Age!

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 First Sunday after Epiphany. Abash’d be all the … Continue reading

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Brightest And Best Of The Sons Of The Morning!

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 used in that hymnal for Epiphany. Brightest and best of the sons of the morning! … Continue reading

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From Greenland’s Icy Mountains

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 as a hymn before a collection made for the Society … Continue reading

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Lord Of Mercy And Of Might!

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 used in that hymnal for Sunday after Christmas or Circumcision (not according to the universal … Continue reading

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Oh Weep Not O’er Thy Children’s Tomb

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 Innocents Day (Feast of the Holy Innocents) (Dec. 28). … Continue reading

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Oh God! Who Gav’st Thy Servant Grace

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 St. John the Evangelist’s Day (Dec. 27). Oh God! … Continue reading

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