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Gird on thy sword, O man

Gird on thy sword, O man

Author: Robert Seymour Bridges
Tune: ERFYNIAD
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Robert Seymour Bridges

Bridges, Robert Seymour, M.A., son of J. J. Bridges, of Walmer, Kent, was b. Oct. 23, 1844, and educated at Eton and at Corpus Christi College, Oxford (B.A. 1867, M.A. 1874). He took his M.A. in 1874, but retired from practice in 1882, and now (1906) resides at Yattendon, Berks. He is the author of many poems and plays. He edition and contributed to the Yattendon Hymnal, 1899 (originally printed at the Oxford Univ. Press in parts—Nos. 1-25, 1895; 26-50, 1897; 51-75, 1898; 76-100, 1899). [Rev. James Mearns, M.A.] --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)  Go to person page >

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First Line: Gird on thy sword, O man
Author: Robert Seymour Bridges

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Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Hymnal for Colleges and Schools #d83

Hymnal for Colleges and Schools. 3rd ed. #d84

Hymns for the Celebration of Life #d58

Hymns for Worship #d57

Hymns of the Spirit for Use in the Free Churches of America #341

Songs of praise #498

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