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Bending before thee, let our hymn go upwards

Bending before thee, let our hymn go upwards

Author: John D. Coleridge
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: John D. Coleridge

Coleridge, John Duke, Lord, eldest son of the Right Hon. Sir John Taylor Coleridge, was born in 1821, and educated at Eton, and Balliol College, Oxford. He subsequently became a Fellow of Exeter College. Called to the Bar in 1846, he become Recorder of Portsmouth, 1855-66; M.P. for Exeter, 1863; Solicitor-General, 1868; Attorney-General, 1871; and Lord Chief Justice. His hymns "Bending before Thee, let our hymn go upwards" (Divine Protection desired), and "Once again to meet the day" (Morning) in Thring's Collection make us wish we had more of his lyrics. These hymns were written for private use in the author's family, and were first published in Thring's Collection, 1880. In the latter stanza ii., line 4, read originally "Strike us back, O… Go to person page >

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First Line: Bending before thee, let our hymn go upwards
Author: John D. Coleridge

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Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Church of England Hymn Book: adapted to the daily services of the Church throughout the year #239
Fellowship Hymns #d22
Gloria Deo: a Collection of Hymns and Tunes for Public Worship in all Departments of the Church #485Page Scan
Notes of Gladness #d11
The Church Hymnary: a collection of hymns and tunes for public worship #59Page Scan
The Friends' Hymnal, a Collection of Hymns and Tunes for the Public Worship of the Society #d56
The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #91Page Scan
Worship and Song #d27
Worship and Song. (Rev. ed.) #25Page Scan
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