Come Thou, O come; Sweetest and kindliest

Come Thou, O come; Sweetest and kindliest

Author: Saint Anselm; Adapter: Gerard Moultrie
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: Saint Anselm

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Adapter: Gerard Moultrie

Moultrie, Gerard, M.A., son of the Rev. John Moultrie, was born at Rugby Rectory, Sept. 16, 1829, and educated at Rugby and Exeter College, Oxford (B.A. 1851, M.A. 1856). Taking Holy Orders, he became Third Master and Chaplain in Shrewsbury School; Chaplain to the Dowager Marchioness of Londonderry, 1855-59; curate of Brightwaltham, 1859; and of Brinfield, Berks, 1860; Chaplain of the Donative of Barrow Gurney, Bristol, 1864: Vicar of Southleigh, 1869, and Warden of St. James's College, Southleigh,1873. He died April 25, 1885. His publications include: 1) The Primer set forth at large for the use of the Faithful. In Family and Private Prayer. Edited from the Post Reformation editions, 1864. (2) Hymns and Lyrics for the Seasons and Saint… Go to person page >

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First Line: Come Thou, O come; Sweetest and kindliest
Author: Saint Anselm
Adapter: Gerard Moultrie
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 12 of 12)

Hymnal of the Evangelical Church. Word ed. #d120

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Songs of Worship for the Sunday School #d44

The Calvary Hymnal for Sunday School, Prayer Meeting and Church Service #d43

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The Catholic Hymnal #86

The Choral Hymnal #d37

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The Evangelical Hymnal with Tunes #406

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The Hymnal of Praise #125

The New Hymnal of Praise #d58

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The New Laudes Domini #520

The Student Hymnary #d59

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