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
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English
Copyright: © 1969, 1989 James Quinn; admin. OCP Publications

Tune

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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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 13 of 13)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Small Church Music #2424Audio
Worship (3rd ed.) #691
Presbyterian Hymnal: hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs #603
Renew! #295
The Covenant Hymnal: a worshipbook #200
Hymnal Supplement 98 #911
Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #324
Sing! A New Creation #292Audio
Lutheran Service Book #937
Sing With Me #103
Singing the New Testament #11
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #545Text InfoAudio
Lift Up Your Hearts: psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs #97
Include 1 pre-1979 instance
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