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Dark is the hour when death prevails, And triumphs o'er the just,

Dark is the hour when death prevails, And triumphs o'er the just,

Author: Uriah Smith
Tune: O JESU
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Uriah Smith

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Text Information

First Line: Dark is the hour when death prevails, And triumphs o'er the just,
Author: Uriah Smith

Tune

O JESU

O JESU first appeared in an organ collection, Sammlung alter und neuer Melodien evangelischen Lieder (1747), compiled by Johann B. Reimann for use with texts found in the Hirschberger evangelischen Gesangbuch (1741). Often attributed to Reimann, the tune was set to "O Jesu, warum legst du mir so vie…

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Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
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Hymns and Tunes #248

Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d230

Supplement to the Advent and Sabbath Hymn Book #d18

The Church Hymnal #492

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #967

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