Arise ye people, take your stand

Author: Violet Hay

Hay, Violet Spiller. (1873--1969). She married Commander the Hon. Gerald Hay in Cape Town, South Africa. She was a Christian Science practitioner and teacher, 1902-1969. She was chair of the committee for the Christian Science Hymnal, 1928-1932, and a committee member through 1955. She published a book of solos, and a book of poems. --Joan E. Wilson, DNAH Archives Go to person page >

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First Line: Arise ye people, take your stand
Author: Violet Hay
Language: English


MELITA (Dykes)

The original chant melody associated with this text [i.e., "Eternal Father, strong to save"] is found in most hymnals of denominations where chant has played a role, including the Lutheran tradition, which has produced much organ music on this well-known chant. The setting here is by John…

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Johann Schop (<a href="/hymn/PsH/122#tuneinfo">PHH 122</a>) composed ERMUNTRE DICH in triple meter for the Rist text with which it was published in <cite>Himmlische Lieder</cite> (1641). Johann Crüger (<a href="/hymn/PsH/42#tuneinfo">PHH 42</a>…

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