Song of Simeon

Paraphraser: James J. Quinn

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Text Information

First Line: Lord, bid Your servant go in peace
Title: Song of Simeon
Latin Title: Nunc Dimittis
Paraphraser: James J. Quinn
Language: English
Copyright: © 1969, 1989 James Quinn; admin. OCP Publications


LAND OF REST (American)

LAND OF REST is an American folk tune with roots in the ballads of northern England and Scotland. It was known throughout the Appalachians; a shape-note version of the tune was published in The Sacred Harp (1844) and titled NEW PROSPECT as the setting for "O land of rest! for thee I sigh." The tune…

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Hymnal Supplement 98 #911
Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #324
Sing! A New Creation #292Audio
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Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #545Text InfoAudio
Lift Up Your Hearts: psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs #97
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