Enrich, Lord, heart, mouth, hands in me

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Enrich, Lord, heart, mouth, hands in me,
With faith, with hope, with charity:
That I may run, rise, rest with thee.

Amen.

Source: The Hymnal for Boys and Girls #96

Author: George Herbert

Herbert, George, M.A., the fifth son of Richard Herbert and Magdalen, the daughter of Sir Richard Newport, was born at his father's seat, Montgomery Castle, April 3, 1593. He was educated at Westminster School, and at Trinity College, Cambridge, graduating B.A. in 1611. On March 15, 1615, he became Major Fellow of the College, M.A. the same year, and in 1619 Orator for the University. Favoured by James I., intimate with Lord Bacon, Bishop Andrewes, and other men of influence, and encouraged in other ways, his hopes of Court preferment were somewhat bright until they were dispelled by the deaths of the Duke of Richmond, the Marquis of Hamilton, and then of King James himself. Retiring into Kent, he formed the resolution of taking Holy Orders… Go to person page >

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First Line: Enrich, Lord, heart, mouth, hands in me
Author: George Herbert

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WULFRUN


HOLY CROSS (West)


OLD 113TH

GENEVAN 68 is usually attributed to Matthäus Greiter (b. Aichach, Bavaria, 1490; d. Strasbourg, France, 1550). It was published as a setting for Psalm 119 in Das dritt theil Strassburger Kirchenampt (1525), which Greiter and his friend Wolfgang Dachstein edited. Greiter studied at Freiburg Universi…

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Hymnbook for Christian Worship #383
Hymns and Hymn Tunes in the English Metrical Psalters #d148
Hymns and Hymn Tunes in the English Metrical Psalters #d149
Pilgrim Hymnal #527
Songs of praise : enlarged edition #401
The Cambridge Hymnal #27
The Hymnal for Boys and Girls #96Text
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