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Behold, O God, thy chosen race

Behold, O God, thy chosen race

Author: Adoniram J. Gordon
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Adoniram J. Gordon

Gordon, Adoniram Judson, D.D., born at New Hampton, N.H., Apr. 19, 1836. Graduated at Brown University, 1860; entered the Baptist ministry; Pastor of Clarendon Street Baptist Church, Boston, 1869; and died in 1895. He published The Vestry Hymn and Tune Book, 1872; and was one of the editors of the Service of Song for Baptist Churches, 1871. His hymns in common use include:— 1. O blessed Paraclete. [Holy Spirit .] Given in Sursum Corda, 1898, as having been written in 1890. 2. O Spirit's anointing, for service appointing . [Foreign Missions.] This hymn was "written in the summer of 1886, at Northfield School for Bible Study, organised by Mr. Moody. More than one hundred college students connected with this s… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Behold, O God, thy chosen race
Author: Adoniram J. Gordon
Refrain First Line: Have mercy, Lord on Isr'l

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Page Scan

Hymns of the Christian Life. No. 3 #137

Songs of Israel's Glory (The Messiah) #d10

The Coronation Hymnal #d23

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