My Body Is a Temple

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Author: Esther H. Doolittle

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First Line: My body is a temple
Title: My Body Is a Temple
Author: Esther H. Doolittle
Meter: D
Language: English
Publication Date: 1929
Copyright: From "A Child's Garden of Song" (1929) Copyright by The Century Co.



Henry T. Smart (PHH 233) composed the tune in 1835 for use at a missions festival at Blackburn, Lancashire, England. For that festival, which celebrated the three-hundredth anniversary of the Reformation in England, the tune was set to Reginald Heber's (PHH 249) “From Greenland's Icy Mountains.”…

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Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Singing Youth #d138

The Children Sing #99

The Hymnal for Boys and Girls #57

Youth Worship and Sing #d139

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