Category Archives: The Church Year

To Conquer And To Save, The Son Of God

This is the original text of this hymn as it appeared in the 1827 Hymns adapted to the Weekly Service of the Church Year. It was originally written for use on the Twenty-Fourth Sunday after Trinity Sunday. Note: The subject … Continue reading

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From Foes That Would The Land Devour

This is the original text of this hymn as it appeared in the 1827 Hymns adapted to the Weekly Service of the Church Year. It was originally written for use on the Twenty-Third Sunday after Trinity Sunday. From foes that … Continue reading

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Oh God! My Sins Are Manifold, Against My Life They Cry

This is the original text of this hymn as it appeared in the 1827 Hymns adapted to the Weekly Service of the Church Year. It was originally written for use on the Twenty-Second Sunday after Trinity Sunday. Oh God! my … Continue reading

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The Sound Of War! In Earth And Air

This is the original text of this hymn as it appeared in the 1827 Hymns adapted to the Weekly Service of the Church Year. It was originally written for use on the Twenty-First Sunday after Trinity Sunday. The sound of … Continue reading

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Lord, Have Mercy, And Remove Us

This is the original text of this hymn as it appeared in the 1827 Hymns adapted to the Weekly Service of the Church Year. It was originally written for use on the Twentieth Sunday after Trinity Sunday. Lord, have mercy, … Continue reading

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Oh Blest Were The Accents Of Early Creation

This is the original text of this hymn as it appeared in the 1827 Hymns adapted to the Weekly Service of the Church Year. It was originally written for use on the Nineteenth Sunday after Trinity Sunday. Oh blest were … Continue reading

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The Spacious Firmament On High

This is the text of this hymn as it appeared in the 1827 Hymns adapted to the Weekly Service of the Church Year. It is listed for use on the Nineteenth Sunday after Trinity Sunday in that hymnal. The spacious … Continue reading

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