Category Archives: Divine Providence

Oh God Of Our Salvation Lord

This hymn was used for Vespers on Thursdays in Ordinary Time in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. Oh, God of our salvation, Lord, Of wondrous … Continue reading

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Oh How Can Worthy Praises Lord

This hymn was used for Lauds on Thursdays in Ordinary Time in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. Oh, how can worthy praises, Lord, To Thee … Continue reading

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Our Praises Lord Thou Dost Not Need

This hymn was used for Lauds on Mondays in Ordinary Time in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. Our praises, Lord, thou dost not need, But … Continue reading

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Give Us This Day Our Daily Bread

This is the text of this hymn as it appeared in the Second Edition of William Chatterton Dix’s “Altar Songs.” He gives it the heading “Daily Bread.” Give us this day our daily bread Ah! sweeter prayer were never said … Continue reading

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God Moves In A Mysterious Way

This is the 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 Third Sunday after Easter Sunday. God moves … Continue reading

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