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Blest spirits of light

Blest spirits of light

Published in 6 hymnals

Text Information

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

Notes

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)

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)
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Hymns and Songs for Catholic Children #158

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Lyra Catholica #428

Rohr's Favorite Catholic Melodies #d4

The Complete Sodality Manual and Hymn Book #d9

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