Blest spirits of light

Blest spirits of light

Published in 6 hymnals

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First Line: Blest spirits of light
Refrain First Line: O, fondly watch o'er us


Blest Spirits of light! Oh! ye have not forsaken. [Guardian Angels.] This is in the Appendix to the N.Y. edition of E. Caswal’s Lyra Catholica, 1851, p. 428, as Anon. In Hymns for the Year, 1867, and others, it begins "Blest spirits of light! Ye who have not forsaken." [Rev. James Mearns, M.A.] --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)


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