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He hides within the lily

Author: William Channing Gannett

Gannett, William Channing, M.A., s. of Dr. Ezra Stiles Gannett, was b. at Boston, March 13, 1840, and educated at Harvard College, 1860, and the Divinity School, Cambridge. Entered the Unitarian Ministry in 1868, and after filling several pastorates he became Pastor of the Unitarian Church at Rochester, N.Y., 1889. Mr. Gannett's hymns, mainly written for special occasions, were included in great part in The Thought of God in Hymns and Poems, Boston, 1st Series 1885,2nd Series 1894, the combined production of F. L. Hosmer (q.v.) and himself. Of Mr. Gannett's hymns the following are in common use:— 1. Bring, 0 morn, thy music [God Everlasting.] Written in 1893, and printed in A Chorus of Faith, being an account and resume of the Parli… Go to person page >

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First Line: He hides within the lily
Author: William Channing Gannett


MUNICH (Mendelssohn)

MUNICH has a colorful history. Traces of it run as far back as 1593 in the Dresden, Germany, Gesangbuch in conjunction with the text 'Wir Christenleut." A version from a Meiningen Gesangbuch (1693) is still used in Lutheranism for "O Gott, du frommer Gott." Felix Mendelssohn's adaptation of that tun…

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American Junior Church School Hymnal #d65

Chapel Hymns and Services #d44

Heart and Voice #d98

Heart and Voice #d99

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Hymnal Amore Dei #46

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Hymnal, Amore Dei #46

Hymns and Songs #d16

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Hymns in Harmony with Modern Thought #161

Hymns of the Spirit for Use in the Free Churches of America #29

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Isles of Shoals Hymn Book and Candle Light Service #43

Jubilate Deo, a Book of Hymns and Tunes for Young and Old #d99

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Sacred Songs For Public Worship #165

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Services for Congregational Worship #65

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Singers and Songs of the Liberal Faith #544

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Song-Hymnal of Praise and Joy, a selection of spiritual songs, old and new #101

Souvenir Festive Hymns #d9

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Sunday School Service Book and Hymnal #45

The Beacon Hymnal #d85

The Beacon Song and Service book #67

The Hymnal for Young People #d82

The New Hymn and Tune Book #d145

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The Pilgrim Hymnal #52

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The Treasury of American Sacred Song with Notes Explanatory and Biographical #301

Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d138

Unity Hymns and Chorals. Rev and enl. with Service Elements #d87

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Unity Services and Songs #94

Universal Hymns Compiled for the North End Union #d45

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