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God the Father, throned on high

God the Father, throned on high

Author: Thomas Benson Pollock
Tune: EVELYN (Sullivan)
Published in 11 hymnals

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: God the Father, throned on high
Author: Thomas Benson Pollock
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)
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Children's Hymns with Tunes #113b

Church Hymns with Tunes #589

Hymnal for children #d67

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Hymnal with Music for Children #8

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Hymnal with Music for Children #8

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Hymns for Missions with Tunes (Words only) #105

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The Baptist Church Hymnal #C7a

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The Baptist Church Hymnal #C7b

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The Church Hymnal with Canticles #542

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The Fellowship Hymn Book #160

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The Fellowship Hymn Book #160

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