Jesus, Stand Among Us

Jesus, stand among us In thy risen power

Author: W. Pennefather (1873)
Published in 49 hymnals

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1 Jesus, stand among us
in thy risen pow'r;
let this time of worship
be a hallowed hour.

2 Breathe the Holy Spirit
into ev'ry heart;
bid the fears and sorrows
from each soul depart.

3 Thus with quickened footsteps
we'll pursue our way,
watching for the dawning
of eternal day.

Source: Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #362

Author: W. Pennefather

Pennefather, William, B.A., son of Richard Pennefather, Baron of the Irish Court of Exchequer, was born in Merrion Square, Dublin, Feb. 5, 1816. He resided for a time for educational purposes at Wesbury College, near Bristol, and then at Levans Parsonage, near Kendal, Westmoreland. He entered Trinity College, Dublin, in Feb. 1832, and graduated B.A. in 1840. Taking Holy Orders in 1841, he became curate of Ballymacugh, diocese of Kilmore. In July, 1844, he was preferred to the Vicarage of Mellifont, near Drogheda. In 1848 he removed to England, where he held successively the Incumbency of Trinity Church, Walton, Aylesbury, 1848; of Christ Church, Barnet, 1852; and of St. Jude's, Mildmay Park, 1864. He died April 30, 1873. His great work at B… Go to person page >



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Instances (1 - 15 of 15)

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #402


Chalice Hymnal #283

Church Hymnal, Fifth Edition #338

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Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #362

Complete Mission Praise #380

Hymnal: A Worship Book #25

Hymns and Psalms: a Methodist and ecumenical hymn book #530


Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #364

Hymns Old and New: New Anglican #280

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Renew! Songs & Hymns for Blended Worship #237

The Covenant Hymnal: a worshipbook #513


The Cyber Hymnal #3436

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The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #586


The Worshiping Church #803

Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #396

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