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All praise to him of Nazareth

All praise to him of Nazareth

Author: William Cullen Bryant
Published in 16 hymnals

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1 All praise to Him of Nazareth,
The Holy One who came,
For love of man, to die a death
Of agony and shame.

2 Dark was the grave; but since He lay
Within its dreary cell,
The beams of heaven’s eternal day
Upon its threshold dwell.

3 In tender mem’ry of His grace,
The mystic bread we take;
And muse upon the life he gave
So freely for our sake.

4 A boundless love he bore mankind:
Oh, may at least a part
Of that strong love descend, and find
A place in every heart.

Source: Gloria Deo: a Collection of Hymns and Tunes for Public Worship in all Departments of the Church #226

Author: William Cullen Bryant

Bryant, William Cullen. First in order of time of the great American poets, Bryant was born at Cummington, Mass., Nov. 3, 1794, and was educated at Williams College. In 1815 he'was called to the Bar, and practised for a time at Great Barrington. In 1825 he retired from the Bar, settled at New York, and devoted himself to literary pursuits, founding the New York Review, and editing for a short time the New York Evening Post. He died June 12, 1878. His poetical and other works are well known. His hymns were written at intervals during his long life. They were collected and privately printed in 1869, and number over 20. Those in common use are:— 1. Almighty, listen while we raise. Praise. This is given as "Almighty hear us,” &c,… Go to person page >

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Church Hymns and Tunes #568

Church Hymns and Tunes for use in Baptist Churches #d15

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Gloria Deo #226

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship #959

Resurgit #d6

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #1114

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Songs for the Sanctuary #1114

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Songs for the Sanctuary #1114

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Songs for the Sanctuary #1114

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #1114

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Songs of Pilgrimage #380

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The Church Hymnary #739

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The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs" #1219

The Friends' Hymnal, a Collection of Hymns and Tunes for the Public Worship of the Society #d15

The Gospel Praise Book #d12

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The Sanctuary Hymnal, published by Order of the General Conference of the United Brethren in Christ #464

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