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Christ is the King! O Friends Upraise

Author: G. K. A. Bell

George Kennedy Allen Bell (4 February 1883 – 3 October 1958) was an Anglican theologian, Dean of Canterbury, Bishop of Chichester, member of the House of Lords and a pioneer of the Ecumenical Movement. See more in: Wikipedia  Go to person page >

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First Line: Christ is the King! O friends upraise
Title: Christ is the King! O Friends Upraise
Author: G. K. A. Bell
Language: English
Copyright: © Oxford University Press



Melchior Vulpius (b. Wasungen, Henneberg, Germany, c. 1570; d. Weimar, Germany, 1615) composed this tune as a setting for Michael Weisse's hymn "Gelobt sei Gott in höchsten Thron." Weisse's text was published with the tune in Vulpius's Ein Schon Geistlich Gesangbuch (1609). Because the text dates f…

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Instances (1 - 24 of 24)

Ancient and Modern #486

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #99

Catholic Book of Worship III #387

Church Hymnal, Fifth Edition #86

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Common Praise #165

Evangelical Lutheran Worship #662

Gather (3rd ed.) #571

Gather Comprehensive #481

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Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #491

Hymnal 1982 #614

Hymns Ancient and Modern, New Standard Edition #345

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #492

Journeysongs (2nd ed.) #848

Journeysongs (3rd ed.) #833

Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #477

Praise y Adoración #123a

Rejoice in the Lord #396

RitualSong (2nd ed.) #670

RitualSong #630

Sing Glory #31

Singing Our Faith #272

The New English Hymnal #345

Worship (3rd ed.) #500

Worship (4th ed.) #568

Include 9 pre-1979 instances
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