Jesu, from thy throne on high

Jesu, from thy throne on high, Far above the bright blue sky

Author: Thomas Benson Pollock (1871)
Tune: SEPTEM VOCES
Published in 92 hymnals

Representative Text

1. Jesus, from Thy throne on high,
Far above the bright blue sky,
Look on us with loving eye;
Hear us, Holy Jesus!

2. Little children need not fear
When they know that Thou art near;
Thou dost love us, Saviour dear;
Hear us, Holy Jesus!

3. Little hearts may love Thee well,
Little lips Thy love may tell,
Little hymns Thy praises swell;
Hear us, Holy Jesus!

Source: The Children's Hymnbook #43

Author: Thomas Benson Pollock

Pollock, Thomas Benson, M.A., was born in 1836, and graduated at Trinity College, Dublin, B.A. 1859, M.A. 1863, where he also gained the Vice-Chancellor's Prize for English Verse in 1855. Taking Holy Orders in 1861, he was Curate of St. Luke's, Leek, Staffordshire; St. Thomas's, Stamford Hill, London; and St. Alban's, Birmingham. Mr. Pollock is a most successful writer of metrical Litanies. His Metrical Litanies for Special Services and General Use, Mowbray, Oxford, 1870, and other compositions of the same kind contributed subsequently to various collections, have greatly enriched modern hymnbooks. To the 1889 Supplemental Hymns to Hymns Ancient & Modern, Mr. Pollock contributed two hymns, “We are soldiers of Christ, Who is mighty to save… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jesu, from thy throne on high, Far above the bright blue sky
Title: Jesu, from thy throne on high
Author: Thomas Benson Pollock (1871)
Meter: 7.7.7.6
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Hear us, holy Jesus
Copyright: Public Domain

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Augsburg Songs No. 2: for Sunday schools and other services #100

Augsburg Songs, Nos. l and 2 Combined #d155

Carmina for Social Worship #d126

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Carmina for the Sunday School and Social Worship #201

Children's Praise and Worship #d83

Choral Song #d99

Church Hymns and Services, Published under License of the Church Pension Fund #d109

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Common Service Book of the Lutheran Church #569

Everybody's Hymn Book for Church and Home #d143

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Garnered Gems of Sunday School Song #89

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Gloria Deo: a Collection of Hymns and Tunes for Public Worship in all Departments of the Church #682

Gospel Chimes #d38

Harmonies of Praise #d20

Heart and Voice #d57

Hymnal for Schools #d81

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Hymns and Tunes for Schools #304

Hymns for the King's Children #d56

Hymns of the Centuries: Sunday School Edition #d131

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Hymns of the Church: new and old #530

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In Excelsis for School and Chapel #294

In Excelsis for School and Chapel. l7th ed. #d119

Let Youth Praise Him #d67

Let Youth Praise Him. 2nd ed. #d51

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Life-Time Hymns #206b

Lutheran Sunday School Hymnal. 9th ed. #d90

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Northfield Hymns for Young People #54

Our Hymns of Praise #d58

Our Songs of Praise #d71

Plymouth Sunday-School Hymnal #d87

Praise and Service Songs for Sunday Schools #d98

Religious Education Music Manual #d71

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School and Parish Hymnal: with tunes #282

School Carols #d137

Singable Songs for Children #d35

Songs for Children #d73

Songs for Children, a Collection of Hymns and Other Songs ... #d69

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Songs for Sunday Schools and How to Use Them #137

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Songs of Cheer for Children #18

Songs of Praise and Prayer #d145

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Songs of Praise and Prayer : for the Sunday School and Social Meeting #264

Songs of Praise for Schools #d35

Spirit of Song #d56

Sunday School Hymnal #d197

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Sunday School Service Book and Hymnal #76

The Babies' Hymnal #d11

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The Baptist Church Hymnal: chants and anthems with music #C8a

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The Baptist Church Hymnal: chants and anthems with music #C8b

The Best Loved Hymns and Prayers of the American People #d155

The Book of Common Praise: being the hymn book of The Church of England in Canada (revised 1938) #729

The Book of Praise #776

The Children's Choir #d11

The Children's Hymnal #d135

The Children's Hymnal and Service Book #d83

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The Children's Hymnbook #43

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The Church School Hymnal with Tunes #175

The Concord Hymnal for Day School, Sunday School and Home #d43

The Dominion Hymnal #d124

The Friends' Hymnal, a Collection of Hymns and Tunes for the Public Worship of the Society #d294

The Hymnal for Schools #d82

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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 #526

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The Hymnal: as authorized and approved by the General Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America in the year of our Lord 1916 #368

The Institute Hymnal #d78

The New Children's Hymnal #d153

The Parish School Hymnal #d150

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The Presbyterian Book of Praise: approved and commended by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in Canada, with Tunes #580

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The Primary and Junior Hymnal #125

The Primary Hymn Book, Hymns and Songs for Little Children #d44

The Primary Hymnal #d70

The Primary Sunday School Hymnal #d93

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The School Hymnal #216

The Singing Choir #d64

The Sunday School Chorister #d43

The Sunday School Chorister: a Service and Tune Book for the Children of the Church #d50

The Sunday School Choristers: a Service and Tune Book #d36

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The Sunday School Hymnal: with offices of devotion #279

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The Sunday School Hymnal: with offices of devotion #279

Treasure Songs for Schools and Churches #d113

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