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Disassemble Every Gun

Full Text

Disassemble ev'ry gun and disassemble e'vry fear
Then go scatter all the pieces so they never reappear
Do not sell them, do not hide them, do not give them away
Scatter all the little pieces then begin a new day.


Source: Secular Hymnal: 144 hymn tunes made inclusive for all #19

Author: Secretary Michael

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Text Information

First Line: Disassemble ev'ry gun and disassemble ev'ry fear
Title: Disassemble Every Gun
Author: Secretary Michael
Language: English
Publication Date: 2015
Notes: (traditional hymn: "Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing")
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

NETTLETON

The authorship of this tune is not clear, with different editors attributing the tune to different composers (or not naming one at all). See the instances list above for the different attributions. From William J. Reynolds, Companion to Baptist Hymnal (1976): "Nettleton first appeared as a two-part…

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