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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

Tune

REX GLORIAE (Smart)

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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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ: taken from the most approved authors, and adapted to public and private worship #890Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America. #751Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns: Supplementary to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #381Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns #d177
Carmina for Social Worship #d154
Carmina for the Sunday School and Social Worship #221Page Scan
Family Hymns #d152
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #1215Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Brethren in Christ #d288
The Church Hymn Book #d590
The Family Choir #d27



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