Dear Lord, amid the throng that pressed

Dear Lord, amid the throng that pressed

Author: Sir Edward Denny
Tune: ENDURANCE
Published in 21 hymnals

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1 Dear Lord, amid the throng that pressed
Around Thee on the cursed tree,
Some loyal, loving hearts were there,
Some pitying eyes that wept for Thee.

2 Like them may we rejoice to own
Our dying Lord, tho' crowned with thorn;
Like thee, Thy blessed self, endure
The cross with all its joy or scorn.

3 Thy cross, Thy lonely path of pain
Show what Thy brethren all should be;
Pilgrims on earth disowned by men,
But living yet Thy victory!

Source: The Christian Hymnary. Bks. 1-4 #256

Author: Sir Edward Denny

Denny, Sir Edward, Bart . Sir Edward Denny, son of Sir E. Denny, 4th baronet, of Tralee Castle, County of Kerry, was born 2 Oct., 1796, and succeeded his father in August, 1831. He is a member of the Plymouth Brethren, and has contributed largely to their hymnody. His first publication, in which many of his hymns appeared, was A Selection of Hymns, Lond. Central Tract Depot, 1839. This was followed by Hymns & Poems , Lond., 1848 (third ed., 1870). He has also published several prose works. Many of his hymns are popular, and are in extensive use as:—" A pilgrim through this lonely world"; "Bride of the Lamb, rejoice, rejoice"; “Bright with all His crowns of glory"; “Light of the lonely pilgrim's heart”; "Sweet feast of love d… Go to person page >

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First Line: Dear Lord, amid the throng that pressed
Author: Sir Edward Denny

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs; suited to the various kinds of Christian worship; and especially designed for and adapted to the Fraternity of the Brethren... #470Page Scan
A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for the Church and the Choir #853Page Scan
Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d190
Hymnal of the Reformed Episcopal Church #d23
Hymns of Worship: designed for use especially in the lecture room, the prayer meeting and the family #194TextPage Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #977Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #1060Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #1119
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #1119Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #1119Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #1119Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #1119Page Scan
Songs of Pilgrimage, a Hymnal for the Churches of Christ, Part I #d41
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #44Page Scan
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #647Page Scan
The Bible Hymn Book #d47
The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d144
The Christian Hymnary. Bks. 1-4 #256Text
The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #1027Page Scan
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #241dPage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d187



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