Category Archives: Jesus Christ Our Lord

Lord Jesus, God And Man

This hymn is listed in Hymns Ancient and Modern as a hymn for school festivals. This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Lord Jesus, God and Man, For love of men … 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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O Love Divine, How Sweet Thou Art!

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): O Love Divine, how sweet Thou art! When shall I find my willing heart All taken up by Thee? I thirst, I faint, I die to prove … Continue reading

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Let Every Heart Exulting Beat

This hymn was used for Vespers I & II of the Feast of the Sweetest Name of Jesus (Aug. 7) in the Sarum Breviary. From what I can find, the hymn originated somewhere in 15th Century England. This is the … Continue reading

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From Highest Heaven The Eternal Son

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): From highest Heaven the Eternal Son, With God the Father ever One, Came down to suffer, and to die;— For Love of sinful man He bore Our … Continue reading

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Jesu, My Lord, My God, My All

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Jesu, my Lord, my God, my All, Hear me, blest Saviour, when I call; Hear me, and from Thy dwelling place Pour down the riches of Thy … Continue reading

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Jesu, Grant Me This, I Pray

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Jesu, grant me this, I pray, Ever in Thy Heart to stay; Let me evermore abide Hidden in Thy wounded Side. If the evil one prepare, Or … Continue reading

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