And wilt thou now forsake me Lord

And wilt thou now forsake me Lord

Published in 8 hymnals

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First Line: And wilt thou now forsake me Lord
Copyright: Public Domain


And wilt Thou now forsake me, Lord? [Confidence.] An anonymous hymn which appeared in vol. ii. (called Pts. iii. & iv.) of a Selection by the Countess of Northesk, entitled The Sheltering Vine, 3rd thousand, 1853. A slightly different version is in the American Sabbath Hymn Book, N.Y., 1858, No. 761, and other American collections.

-- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)



DUNFERMLINE is one of the "common" tunes from Andro Hart's psalter The CL Psalms of David, Edinburgh (l615)–a "common" tune was one that was not matched with a specific text in a songbook. Millar Patrick, author of Four Centuries of Scottish Psalmody (London, 1949) and The Story of the Church's So…

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Instances (1 - 8 of 8)
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Church Harmonies #159

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Hymns for the Sick-Room #5

The Book of Praise #d31

The Book of Worship #d21

The Church-Book #d17

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The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book #129a

The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d45

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Worship in Song #441

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