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Father of mercies, condescend

Father of mercies, condescend

Author: Thomas Morrell
Tune: EMMANUEL (Beethoven)
Published in 41 hymnals

Author: Thomas Morrell

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Text Information

First Line: Father of mercies, condescend
Author: Thomas Morrell


Father of mercies, condescend. This is given at p. 667, i., as by John Lawson, on the authority of the Baptist New Selection, 1828; and at p. 770, i., to Thomas Morrell, on the authority of the Evangelical Magazine, Dec, 1818. Further enquiries lead us to believe the hymn was composed by Lawson.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)


Father of mercies, condescend . This hymn has been attributed to J. Lawson, p. 667, i., and to T. Morrell, p. 770, i. We find that the claim of authorship put forth for J. Lawson must be abandoned, p. 1563, ii.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)



Instances (1 - 41 of 41)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Selection of Hymns: designed as a supplement to the "psalms and hymns" of the Presbyterian church #311Page Scan
Bugle Notes for the Temperance Army: a collection of songs, quartettes, and glees, adapted to the use of all temperance gatherings, glee clubs, etc. ... #124aPage Scan
Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #742Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #536Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #536Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #536Page Scan
Church Psalmody: or, hymns for public worship, selected from Dr. Watts's Psalms and Hymns, and the Congregational Hymn Book #465Page Scan
Devotional hymns: selected for public and social worship #159Page Scan
General Baptist Hymn Book #d139
Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #318Page Scan
Hymns for the Reformed Church in the United States #442Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #1003Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Impr. ed. #d130
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #978Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #45ePage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #45ePage Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #204Page Scan
Seamen's Hymns #536Page Scan
Seamen's Hymns and Devotional Assistant #d162
Social Psalmist: or hymns, selected for the private use and social meetings of evangelical Christians #536Page Scan
Temperance Chimes: comprising a great variety of new music, glees, songs, and hymns, designed for the use of temperance meeting and organizations, glee clubs, bands of hope, and the home circle #119bPage Scan
The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #952Page Scan
The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d176
The Christian Hymnal: a selection of psalms and hymns with music, for use in public worship #383Page Scan
The Church Hymn Book #d252
The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs": for public, social and family worship and private devotions at the Sanitarium, Clifton Springs, N. Y. #1300Page Scan
The Halifax Selection of Hymns: intended as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d115
The Harp #782Page Scan
The Heart and Voice: or, Songs of Praise for the Sanctuary: hymn and tune book, designed for congregational singing in the Methodist Episcopal Church, and for congregations generally #116bPage Scan
The Hymnal of the Reformed Church in the United States #d157
The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #740Page Scan
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #204Page Scan
The New Baptist Psalmist and Tune Book: for churches and Sunday-schools #331Page Scan
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #885Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #885Page Scan
The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #859Page Scan
The Reformed Church Hymnal: with tunes #256Page Scan
The Southern Psalmist #d206
The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d213
The Virginia Selection of Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: from the most approved authors; adapted to the various occasions of public and social meetings (New Ed. Enl. and Imp.) #576Page Scan
Virginia Selection of Psalms #d122