TOPLADY (Hastings)

Composer: Thomas Hastings

Hastings, Thomas, MUS. DOC., son of Dr. Seth Hastings, was born at Washington, Lichfield County, Connecticut, October 15, 1784. In 1786, his father moved to Clinton, Oneida Co., N. Y. There, amid rough frontier life, his opportunities for education were small; but at an early age he developed a taste for music, and began teaching it in 1806. Seeking a wider field, he went, in 1817, to Troy, then to Albany, and in 1823 to Utica, where he conducted a religious journal, in which he advocated his special views on church music. In 1832 he was called to New York to assume the charge of several Church Choirs, and there his last forty years were spent in great and increasing usefulness and repute. He died at New York, May 15, 1872. His aim was the… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Thomas Hastings (1830)
Meter: 7.7.7.7.7.7
Incipit: 56531 65123 21717
Key: B♭ Major

Texts

Rock of Ages, Cleft for Me

Rock of Ages, cleft for me,
let me hide myself in thee;
let the water and the blood,
from thy wounded side which flowed,
be of sin the double cure;
save from wrath and make me pure.

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Media

Baptist Hymnal 1991 #342
Text: Rock of Ages, Cleft for Me
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)
  • Full Score (PDF)
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #163
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #5830
Text: Rock of Ages
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
Timeless Truths #28
Text: Rock of Ages
  • Rock_of_Ages.pdf (PDF)
  • Rock_of_Ages.xml (XML)
The United Methodist Hymnal #361
Text: Rock of Ages, Cleft for Me
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)
  • Full Score (PDF)
Worship and Rejoice #384
Text: Rock of Ages

Instances

Instances (1 - 46 of 46)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
African American Heritage Hymnal #559TextPage Scan
Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #398
Baptist Hymnal 1991 #342TextFlexScoreAudio
Baptist Hymnal 2008 #463TextFlexScorePage Scan
Chalice Hymnal #214TextPage Scan
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #163ScoreAudio
Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #389TextPage Scan
Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #584bPage Scan
Discipleship Ministries Collection #55
Evangelical Lutheran Hymnary #286TextPage Scan
Evangelical Lutheran Worship #623TextPage Scan
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #438Text InfoTextFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Himnos de la Iglesia #198
Hinário para o Culto Cristão #307
Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #685TextPage Scan
Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #330
Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #444bText
Hymns of Faith #332TextPage Scan
Hymns of Promise: a large print songbook #142Page Scan
Hymns of the Saints: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints #194
Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #503
Lutheran Service Book #761TextPage Scan
Lutheran Worship #361Text
Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #315
Protestant Madagascar Hymnal, 2001 #414a
Protestant Madagascar Hymnal, 2001 #775
Rejoice Hymns #392
Secular Hymnal: 144 hymn tunes made inclusive for all #33TextPage Scan
Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #300
Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #77
Sing Joyfully #490TextPage Scan
Small Church Music #111Audio
Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #129
The Celebration Hymnal: songs and hymns for worship #342Text
The Cyber Hymnal #5830TextScoreAudio
The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #204Text
The New Century Hymnal #596TextPage Scan
The New National Baptist Hymnal #101
The United Methodist Hymnal #125Audio
The United Methodist Hymnal #361TextFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement II #179
The Worshiping Church #227TextFlexScorePage Scan
Timeless Truths #28TextScoreAudio
Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #499TextFlexScorePage Scan
Worship and Rejoice #384TextScoreAudioPage Scan
生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #190
Include 297 pre-1979 instances



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