Tag Archives: Church Hymns / Church Hymns with Tunes (S.P.C.K.)

Thou That Sendest Sun And Rain

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Times of Trouble [Scarcity]: Thou that sendest sun and rain,Ruling over land and sea,May we ne’er of Thee … Continue reading

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God, Creator And Preserver!

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Times of Trouble [Scarcity]: God, Creator and Preserver!God, who feedest man and beastGod, whose tender mercy carethFor the … Continue reading

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O Lord Of Hosts, The Earth Is Thine

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Times of Trouble [War]: O Lord of Hosts, the earth is Thine;The nations bow beneath Thy sway;Thy wisdom, … Continue reading

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O Lord Of Life And Death, We Come

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Times of Trouble [Pestilence]: O Lord of life and death, we comeIn sorrow to Thy Throne;Yet not … Continue reading

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Dread Jehovah! God Of Nations

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in the April 1804 edition of The Christian Observer under the header “Hymn for the Fast Day. May 25,1804.”: “Dread Jehovah! God of Nations,From thy Temple in the Skies,Hear … Continue reading

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Great King Of Nations, Hear Our Prayer, While At Thy Feet We Fall

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Times of Trouble: Great King of nations, hear our prayer, while at Thy feet we fall,And humbly, with … Continue reading

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Lord Of Life, Prophetic Spirit

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Theological Colleges: Lord of life, prophetic Spirit,In sweet measure evermoreTo the holy children dealingEach his gift from Thy … Continue reading

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Captain Of Our Salvation, Take

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Theological Colleges: Captain of our salvation, takeThe souls that here are trained for Thee,And fit for Thy great … Continue reading

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Eternal Shepherd, God Most High

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Ember Days, and for the Clergy (During a Vacancy in Diocese or Parish.): Eternal Shepherd, God most high,In … Continue reading

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O Thou Who Makest Souls To Shine

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Ember Days, and for the Clergy: O Thou who makest souls to shineWith light from brighter worlds above,And … Continue reading

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