Eternal Father, throned above, Thou fountain of redeeming love

Eternal Father, throned above, Thou fountain of redeeming love

Tune: JORDAN (Barnby)
Published in 26 hymnals

Representative Text

Eternal Father! throned above,
Thou Fountain of redeeming love!
Eternal Word! Who left Thy throne
For man's rebellion to atone;
Eternal Spirit, Who dost give
That grace whereby our spirits live;
Thou God of our salvation, be
Eternal praise paid to Thee.

The Hymnal: revised and enlarged as adopted by the General Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America in the year of our Lord 1892

Text Information

First Line: Eternal Father, throned above, Thou fountain of redeeming love
Meter: 8.8.8.8 D
Language: English

Tune

JORDAN (Barnby)

One of the 246 hymn tunes by Joseph Barnby (PHH 438), JORDAN was published in The Hymnary (1872) as a setting for "Sing to the Lord a Joyful Song." JORDAN contains several repeated phrases. Barnby originally composed the tune to be sung in harmony with phrases 5 and 7 sung in unison, although the fu…

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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 26 of 26)
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A Selection of Hymns #D6

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A Selection of Spiritual Songs #D3

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Book of Worship with Hymns and Tunes #D23

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Church Psalmist #839

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Church Psalmist #839

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Church Psalmody #281

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Gloria Deo #759

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship #D10

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Hymns of Worship #D3

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Laudes Domini #D3

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Offices of Worship and Hymns #920

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Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #D3

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #28

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Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #bD3

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Songs for the Sanctuary #D3

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Songs for the Sanctuary #D3

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Songs for the Sanctuary #D9

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #D3

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Songs for the Service of Prayer #87

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Songs of the Church #D3

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The New Laudes Domini #D3

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The Standard Church Hymnal #669

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