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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
Hymnal Amore Dei #46Page Scan
Hymnal, Amore Dei #46Page Scan
Hymns and Songs #d16
Hymns in Harmony with Modern Thought #161Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit for Use in the Free Churches of America #29
Isles of Shoals Hymn Book and Candle Light Service #43Page Scan
Jubilate Deo, a Book of Hymns and Tunes for Young and Old #d99
Sacred Songs For Public Worship: a hymn and tune book #165Page Scan
Services for Congregational Worship #65Page Scan
Singers and Songs of the Liberal Faith #544Page Scan
Song-Hymnal of Praise and Joy, a selection of spiritual songs, old and new #101Page Scan
Souvenir Festive Hymns #d9
Sunday School Service Book and Hymnal #45Page Scan
The Beacon Hymnal #d85
The Beacon Song and Service book #67
The Hymnal for Young People #d82
The New Hymn and Tune Book #d145
The Pilgrim Hymnal #52Page Scan
The Treasury of American Sacred Song with Notes Explanatory and Biographical #301Page Scan
Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d138
Unity Hymns and Chorals. Rev and enl. with Service Elements #d87
Unity Services and Songs #94Page Scan
Universal Hymns Compiled for the North End Union #d45