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Glory, glory everlasting Be to him who bore the corss

Glory, glory everlasting Be to him who bore the corss

Author: Thomas Kelly
Published in 38 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Glory, glory everlasting,
Be to him who bore the cross,
Who redeemed our souls by tasting
Death, the death deserved by us:
Sound his glory
While our heart with transport glows.

2 Jesus' love is love unbounded,
Without measure, without end:
Human thought is here confounded;
'Tis too vast to comprehend:
Praise the Saviour;
Magnify the sinner's Friend.

3 While we hear the wondrous story
Of the Saviour's cross and shame,
Sing we, Everlasting glory
Be to God and to the Lamb!
Saints and angels,
Give ye glory to his name.

Source: The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #333

Author: Thomas Kelly

Kelly, Thomas, B.A., son of Thomas Kelly, a Judge of the Irish Court of Common Pleas, was born in Dublin, July 13, 1769, and educated at Trinity College, Dublin. He was designed for the Bar, and entered the Temple, London, with that intention; but having undergone a very marked spiritual change he took Holy Orders in 1792. His earnest evangelical preaching in Dublin led Archbishop Fowler to inhibit him and his companion preacher, Rowland Hill, from preaching in the city. For some time he preached in two unconsecrated buildings in Dublin, Plunket Street, and the Bethesda, and then, having seceded from the Established Church, he erected places of worship at Athy, Portarlington, Wexford, &c, in which he conducted divine worship and preached. H… Go to person page >

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First Line: Glory, glory everlasting Be to him who bore the corss
Author: Thomas Kelly

Timeline

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Instances (1 - 38 of 38)
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Church Choral-Book #454

Church Hymnal, Fourth Edition #366

Church Hymnal, Third Edition #409

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Church Psalmist #716

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Church Psalmist #716

Faith Hymns #d35

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Faith Hymns (New ed.) #60

Gospel Hymns #d131

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Hymns and Songs for Social and Sabbath Worship #189

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Hymns and Songs for Social and Sabbath Worship. (Rev. ed.) #189

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Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #306

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Hymns of Grace and Truth #18

Hymns of Grace and Truth. 2nd ed. #d86

Hymns of Worship and Remembrance #d72

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Hymns of Worship #415

New Praises of Jesus #d31

Praises of Jesus #d26

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (7th ed.) #25

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Songs for the Service of Prayer #41

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Songs of Glory #4

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Songs of Glory, No.2 #6

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Songs of Praise #80

The Bible Hymn Book #d64

The Canadian Baptist Hymnal for the use of Churches and Families #d184

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The Christian Hymn Book #664

The Christian Hymnal #d188

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The Christian Hymnal #623

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The Christian hymnal #526

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The Congregational Hymn Book #283

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The Harp #333

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The Praise Hymnary #15

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The Psalmist #340

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The Psalmist #340

The Sacred Lute #d103

The Southern Psalmist #d231

The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d239

The Vestry Hymn Book #d129

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The Voice of Praise #333

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