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Eternal God beyond All Time

Eternal God beyond all time

Author: Marie J. Post (1979)
Tune: JORDAN (Barnby)
Published in 1 hymnal

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Author: Marie J. Post

Marie was educated at Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan. She taught at the Muskegon Christian Junior High School from 1940 to 1942). She contributed poetry to the Grand Rapids Press and church periodicals for three decades, and served on the 1987 Revision Committee for the Christian Reformed Church’s Psalter Hymnal, which contained a number of her original texts and paraphrases. © The Cyber Hymnal™ (www.hymntime.com/tch) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Eternal God beyond all time
Title: Eternal God beyond All Time
Author: Marie J. Post (1979)
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Language: English
Copyright: Text © 1987, CRC Publications

Notes

Scripture References: st. 1 = Ps. 90:1 Written by Marie J. Post (PHH 5) in 1979 for the profession of faith of her daughter Meredith, this text was first published in the 1987 Psalter Hymnal. The text expresses thanks to God for his leading in past years (st. 1), for his presence in our lives today by his Word (st. 2), and for hope of blessing in future years (st. 3). As" we sing, we address the God of yesterday, today, and tomorrow, and we dedicate ourselves to his service. Liturgical Use: Profession of faith; sermon response; hymn of dedication; for worship that focuses on the family; Reformation services; church anniversaries; graduation ceremonies (from schools or church classes). --Psalter Hymnal Handbook

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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Media

Psalter Hymnal (Gray) #447
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Psalter Hymnal (Gray) #447

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