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Let Hope and Sorrow Now Unite

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Source: Chalice Hymnal #639
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Author: Brian A. Wren

Wren is an internationally published hymn writer. He was ordained in Britain’s United Reformed Church and holds BA and PhD degrees from Oxford University. In 2000 he was appointed the first John and Miriam Conant Professor of Worship at Columbia Theological Seminary in Atlanta. © The Cyber Hymnal™. Used by permission. (www.hymntime.com) Go to person page >

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First Line: Let hope and sorrow now unite
Title: Let Hope and Sorrow Now Unite
Author: Brian A. Wren (1979, rev. 1983)
Meter: 8.7.87.8.8.7
Copyright: Words © 1983 Hope Publishing Co.

Tune

MIT FREUDEN ZART

MIT FREUDEN ZART has some similarities to the French chanson "Une pastourelle gentille" (published by Pierre Attaingnant in 1529) and to GENEVAN 138 (138). The tune was published in the Bohemian Brethren hymnal Kirchengesänge (1566) with Vetter's text "Mit Freuden zart su dieser Fahrt." Splendid mu…

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Chalice Hymnal #639

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