Category Archives: Jesus Christ Our Lord

Fierce Raged The Tempest O’er The Deep

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed under hymns in time of rough weather: Fierce raged the tempest o’er the deep, Watch did thine anxious servants keep, But … Continue reading

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Son Of God, Eternal Saviour

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed under Societies: General: Son of God, eternal Saviour, Source of life and truth and grace, Son of Man, whose birth incarnate Hallows … Continue reading

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Who Is This So Weak And Helpless

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed under General Hymns: Who is this so weak and helpless, Child of lowly Hebrew maid, Rudely in a stable sheltered, Coldly in … Continue reading

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When Morning Gilds The Skies

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in Formby’s Catholic Hymns (1853) where it is listed under the header “May Jesus Christ Be Praised”: When morning gilds the skies, My heart awaking cries, May Jesus Christ … Continue reading

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We Saw Thee Not When Thou Didst Come

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed under General Hymns: We saw thee not when thou didst come To this poor world of sin and death, Nor e’er beheld … Continue reading

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To Mercy, Pity, Peace, And Love

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed under General Hymns: To Mercy, Pity, Peace, and Love, All pray in their distress, And to these virtues of delight Return their … Continue reading

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Good Friday: The Reproaches (The English Hymnal)

This is based on the Reproaches/Improperia for the Good Friday Liturgy in the Roman Missal sung during Adoration of the Cross. It is not a full translation. See notes below. This is the original text of this hymn as it … Continue reading

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