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209. Hope of the World

Text Information
First Line: Hope of the world, thou Christ of great compassion
Title: Hope of the World
Author: Georgia Harkness, 1891-1974
Publication Date: 1982
Scripture: Romans 12:1-2
Notes: D. and C. 153:9
Copyright: From Eleven Ecumenical Hymns, copyright 1954 by The Hymn Society of America. Used by permission.
Tune Information
Composer: V. Earle Copes, 1921 -
Altered by: Rosalee Elser, 1925 -
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: copyright 1963 Abingdon Press. Used by permission.

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