Category Archives: Psalms

With Glory Clad, With Might Array’d,

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 Fourth Sunday after Epiphany. It is based on Psalm 98. … Continue reading

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With Reverence Let The Just Appear

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 Fourth Sunday after Epiphany. It is based on Psalm 89. … Continue reading

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How Bright Appears The Morning Star

This hymn was written after a pestilence in 1597 and is based on Psalm 45. It is used for Christmas. How bright appears the morning star, With mercy beaming from afar! The host of Heav’n rejoices! O righteous Branch! O … Continue reading

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Wie Schön Leuchtet Der Morgenstern

This hymn was written after a pestilence in 1597 and is based on Psalm 45. It is used for Christmas. Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern Voll Gnad und Wahrheit von dem Herrn, Die süße Wurzel Jesse! Du Sohn Davids aus … Continue reading

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God Of Grace, O Let Thy Light

This hymn is based on Psalm 67 and is listed in Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867) under Missions. This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): God of Grace, O let Thy Light Bless our … Continue reading

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The Lord My Pasture Shall Prepare

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 Second Sunday after Easter Sunday. The Lord … Continue reading

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My Shepherd Is The Living Lord

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 Second Sunday after Easter Sunday. My Shepherd … Continue reading

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