Harp, awake! tell out the story. H. Downton. [New Year.] Appeared in Hymns for the London German Hospital, Dalston, 1848, No. 91; A. T. Russell's Psalms & Hymns, 1851, No. 64, in 4 stanzas of 8 lines; and again in the author's Hymns & Verses, 1873, p. 9. It is in several collections, including the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge Church Hymns, 1871; the Westminster Abbey Hymn Book, 1883, and others. In Kennedy, 1863, No. 141, it begins with stanza i., line 5, "Sing we, brethren, faithful hearted." This in Dale's English Hymnal, 1874, is altered to "Join we, brethren, faithful hearted."
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)
|Instances (1 - 5 of 5)||Title||First Line||Tune||Tune Key||Author||Meter||Scripture||Date||Subject||Source|
|Anglican Hymn Book #57||Harp, awake, tell out the story||Harp, awake, tell out the story||87 87 D||1868|
|Church Hymns with Tunes #90||Harp, awake, tell out the story||Harp, awake, tell out the story||87 87 D||1874|
|Hymns of the Church, Ancient and Modern: for the use of all who love to sing the praises of God in Christ, in the family, the school, or the church; with a discourse on music as a divine ordinance... #354||Harp, awake! tell out the story||Harp, awake! tell out the story||1872|
|The Book of Praise #d114||Harp, awake, tell out the story||Harp, awake, tell out the story||Henry Downton||1865|
|The Church Hymnary: a collection of hymns and tunes for public worship #877||Harp, awake, tell out the story||Harp, awake, tell out the story||Henry Downton||1893|