Category Archives: Penitential Hymns

Lord! We Sit And Cry To Thee

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 Quinquagesima Sunday. Lord! we sit and cry to Thee, Like … Continue reading

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The God Of Glory Walks His Round

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 Septuagesima Sunday. The God of Glory walks his round, From … Continue reading

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Lord! Whose Love In Power Excelling

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 Third Sunday after Epiphany. Lord! whose love, in power … Continue reading

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When Our Heads Are Bow’d With Woe

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 listed there for the Sixteenth Sunday after Trinity. When our … Continue reading

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О Thou, From Whom All Goodness Flows

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): О Thou, from Whom all goodness flows, I lift my soul(1) to Thee In all my sorrows, conflicts, woes, Good(2) Lord, remember me. (3)If оn mу aching … Continue reading

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Sweet Saviour Bless Us Ere We Go

This is Fr. Faber’s full, original text from an 1852 edition of Jesus and Mary. It was Listed under “An Evening Hymn at the Oratory” in that hymnal: Sweet Saviour! bless us ere we go; Thy word into our minds … Continue reading

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O Lord, In Thee Is All My Trust

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. O Lord, in Thee is all my trust, Give ear unto my woful cry, Refuse not me that am unjust, But, … Continue reading

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