Lord, we come to ask thy blessing

Lord, we come to ask thy blessing

Tune: REX GLORIAE (Smart)
Published in 11 hymnals

Text Information

First Line: Lord, we come to ask thy blessing



Henry T. Smart (PHH 233) composed REX GLORIAE for this text; the hymn was published in the 1868 Appendix to Hymns Ancient and Modern. Stanley L. Osborne (PHH 395) suggests that Smart initially intended REX GLORIAE as a tune for children. Derived from the topic of Wordsworth's text, the tune's name m…

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Instances (1 - 11 of 11)
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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America. #751

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A Collection of Hymns: Supplementary to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #381

A Selection of Hymns #d177

Carmina for Social Worship #d154

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Carmina for the Sunday School and Social Worship #221

Family Hymns #d152

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #1215

Hymns for the Use of the Brethren in Christ #d288

The Church Hymn Book #d590

The Family Choir #d27

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