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Blow, winds of God, and bring us on our way

Author: Dwight Munson Hodge

Hodge, Rev. Dwight Munson. (Salisbury, New York, August 10, 1846--June 11, 1906, Monson, Massachusetts). He studied at St. Lawrence University, 1866-1867; entered the Universalist ministry and held pastorates at North Adams, Mass., 1867-1870; Danbury, Connecticut, 1870-1880; New York City, 1880-1891; and at Franklin and Monson, Mass., 1891-1906. He wrote and published in a magazine a poem which, slightly altered, is included in Hymns of the Spirit (1937), beginning "Blow, winds of God, and bring us on our way." Three others are included in Church Harmonies: New and Old, 1895: 1. Almighty God! whose ways of old 2. In all we do, in all we dream 3. O Risen life, that in the flesh --Henry Wilder Foote, DNAH Archives Go to person page >

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First Line: Blow, winds of God, and bring us on our way
Author: Dwight Munson Hodge

Tune

OLD 124TH

GENEVAN 124 (also known as OLD 124TH) was first published in the 1551 edition of the Genevan Psalter. Dale Grotenhuis (PHH 4) harmonized the tune in 1985. One of the best known from the Genevan Psalter, the tune is published in most North American hymnals. By 1564 it was adopted in English and Scott…

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