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Bow Down Thine Ear, Almighty Lord

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: Bow down Thine ear, Almighty Lord,And hear Thy Church’s suppliant cryFor all … Continue reading

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Guide Thou, O God, The Guardian Hands

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: Guide Thou, O God, the guardian handsWhich rule Thy ransomed sheep,And may … Continue reading

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Father Of Life, Confessing

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Holy Matrimony: Father of life, confessingThy majesty and power,We seek Thy gracious blessingTo greet the bridal hour.The troth … Continue reading

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Christ, We Come Before Thee

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Holy Matrimony: Christ, we come before TheeOn this happy day;Thine all-priceless blessingGrant us now we pray;With this … Continue reading

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Thine For Ever! Thine For Ever!

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Confirmation (After the Laying on of hands): Thine for ever! Thine for ever!May Thy face upon us shine.Help, … Continue reading

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Go Forward, Christian Soldier!

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Confirmation: Go forward, Christian soldier!Beneath His banner true:The Lord Himself, thy Leader,Shall all thy foes subdue.His love foretells … Continue reading

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Holy Spirit, Lord Of Glory

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Confirmation: Holy Spirit, Lord of glory,Look on us, Thy flock, to-day;Meekly kneeling at Thine altar,For Thy Sevenfold … Continue reading

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Father! Name Of Love And Fear!

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Confirmation: Father! Name of love and fear!Lo! Thy children venture near;Trembling at Thy footstool stand;Lowly kneel beneath … Continue reading

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Before Thine Awful Presence, Lord

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Confirmation: Before Thine awful presence, Lord,Thy sinful servants bow;Trembling to speak the solemn word,To frame the sacred vow. … Continue reading

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No Sign We Ask From Heaven Above

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Church Hymns (1871) where it is listed as a hymn for Holy Baptism (After the Baptism): No sign we ask from heaven above,Nor rushing wind, nor hovering dove;Our loving … Continue reading

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