Jesus our great High Priest was slainAuthor: Jeremiah Ingalls
Tune: CROSTIC (Ingalls)
Published in 4 hymnals
The poem is an acrostic of the name of Judith Brock who died in 1797 at the age of 13. Ingalls also wrote the tune LAMENTATION, and probably also the text, which was sung at her funeral.
Dianne Shapiro, from "History of Newbury, Vermont" by Frederick P. Wells, The Caledonian Company, St. Johnsbury, Vt., 1902" p. 475 and p. 582
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|The "Connexion" and Jeremiah Ingalls Society Bicentennial Edition, 1805-2005 of The Christian Harmony, Or, Songster's Companion #3||Crostic.||Jesus our great high priest was slain||Crostic.||James Abbott||Luke 8:52||2005|