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Come, Holy Spirit, come! Inflame our souls with love

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Author: Michael Forster

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Composed for Bridges's text by George J. Elvey (PHH 48), DIADEMATA was first published in the 1868 Appendix to Hymns Ancient and Modern. Since that publication, the tune has retained its association with this text. The name DIADEMATA is derived from the Greek word for "crowns." The tune is lively an…

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Instances (1 - 9 of 9)

Ancient and Modern #242

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #125a

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #125b

Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #594

Common Praise #179

Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #119

Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #594

Hymns Old and New #93

Together in Song #422

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