Category Archives: The Holy Eucharist

Jesus! My Lord, My God, My All!

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed for Corpus Christi in that hymnal. Jesus! my Lord, my God, my all! How can I love Thee as I … Continue reading

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All Ye, Who Faithful Servants Are

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. All ye, who faithful servants are Of our Almighty King, Both high and low, and small and great, His praise devoutly … Continue reading

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Thou, God, All Glory, Honour, Power

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. Thou, God, all glory, honour, power, Art worthy to receive; For all things by thy power were made, And by thy … Continue reading

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My God, And Is Thy Table Spread

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. My God, and is thy table spread, And doth thy cup with love o’erflow? Thither be all thy children led, And … Continue reading

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Sweetest King, Enshrined Within

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 “Thanksgiving after Communion.” Sweetest King, enshrined within, to Thee my thanks I pay, Thou art … Continue reading

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First To The Womb Of Mary

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 “The four Places of the Lord Jesus.” First to the Womb of Mary Came the … Continue reading

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Two Sticks – The Cross Of Jesus Christ

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 “Which things are an Allegory.” Two sticks—the Cross of Jesus Christ, The wood of a … Continue reading

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