I adore thee, I adore thee

I adore thee, I adore thee

Author: W. J. Sparrow-Simpson
Tune: ADORATION (Stainer)
Published in 9 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Author: W. J. Sparrow-Simpson

Simpson, William John Sparrow, M.A., was educated at Trin. College, Camb., B.A. 1882, M.A. 1886. Ordained in 1882, he held various appointments until 1904, when he became Chaplain to St. Mary's Hospital, Great Ilford. He has published several works, including a Memoir of Dr. W. S. Simpson, 1899. He contributed "All for Jesus—all for Jesus" (All for Jesus), and "Jesus, the Crucified, prays for me" (Passiontide), to C. W. A. Brooke's Additional Hymns, 1901). These hymns originally appeared in Sir J. Stainer's cantata The Crucifixion, 1887, the book of words of which was compiled by Mr. Simpson. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)  Go to person page >

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First Line: I adore thee, I adore thee
Author: W. J. Sparrow-Simpson



Instances (1 - 9 of 9)

Choir Favorites. Vol. 6 #d12

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Gloria Deo: a Collection of Hymns and Tunes for Public Worship in all Departments of the Church #394

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In Excelsis: hymns with tunes for Christian worship #473

Sunday School Hymnal #d168

The Book of Common Praise: being the hymn book of The Church of England in Canada (revised 1938) #363

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The Church Hymnary: a collection of hymns and tunes for public worship #501

The Friends' Hymnal, a Collection of Hymns and Tunes for the Public Worship of the Society #d242

The Parish School Hymnal #d128

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