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Jesus, Lord, we kneel before thee

Jesus, Lord, we kneel before thee

Author: James John Cummins
Published in 16 hymnals

Author: James John Cummins

Cummins, James John, son of a merchant in Cork, Ireland, was born in Cork, May 5, 1795. In 1834 he removed to London, and was for many years a Director of the Union Bank of Australia. He died at Wildecroft, Buckland, Surrey, Nov. 23, 1867. He devoted much time to the study of Hebrew and Theology. He prepared for the use of his children in their preparation for Confirmation, Seals of the Covenant Opened in the Sacraments. This work, including several hymns and poems, was published in 1839. The hymns and other poetical pieces were also published in 1839 as Poetical Meditations and Hymns by the Author of The Seals of the Covenant Opened. In 1849 this work was republished with additions as Hymns, Meditations, and other Poems. The title on the c… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jesus, Lord, we kneel before thee
Author: James John Cummins
Refrain First Line: By thy mercy, O deliver us
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 16 of 16)

A Church of England Hymn Book #146

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A Collection of Hymns #95

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A Selection of Hymns #205

Anglican Hymn Book #329

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Church Hymnal #277

Church Hymnal, Third Edition #548

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Hymns for Church and Home #95

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Hymns for the Reformed Church in the United States #141

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Manual for the chapel of Girard College #87

Songs of Worship for the Sunday School #d111

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The Church Hymnal #48

The Garland of Praise #d66

The Garland of Praise. 2nd ed. #ad66

The Hymnal of the Reformed Church in the United States #d308

The Sarum Hymnal #158

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