Invoked

Author: Benjamin Beddome

Benjamin Beddome was born at Henley-in Arden, Warwickshire, January 23, 1717. His father was a Baptist minister. He studied at various places, and began preaching in 1740. He was pastor of a Baptist society at Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire, until his death in 1795. In 1770, he received the degree of M.A. from the Baptist College in Providence, Rhode Island. He published several discourses and hymns. "His hymns, to the number of 830, were published in 1818, with a recommendation from Robert Hall." Montgomery speaks of him as a "writer worthy of honour both for the quantity and the quality of his hymns." --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Celestial Dove, come from above
Title: Invoked
Author: Benjamin Beddome (1818)
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Source: Appeared posthumously in Hymns Adapted to Public Worship (London: Burton and Briggs,1818)
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

AZMON

Lowell Mason (PHH 96) adapted AZMON from a melody composed by Carl G. Gläser in 1828. Mason published a duple-meter version in his Modern Psalmist (1839) but changed it to triple meter in his later publications. Mason used (often obscure) biblical names for his tune titles; Azmon, a city south of C…

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Instances

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A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d110

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Hymn and Tune Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (Round Note Ed.) #179

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Hymns for Schools and Families #d71

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Hymns for Schools and Families, Specailly Designed for the Children of the Church #71

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Hymns for Sunday Schools #102

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Prayer and Praise #45

The Amaranth #d22

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The Hymn Book of the African Methodist Episcopal Church #268

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The New Hymn Book #66

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The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #187

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The Tribute of Praise #187

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The Tribute of Praise #187

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