Psalm 22 (the earlier portion)

My God, my God, why dost thou me forsake

Author: Robert Seymour Bridges
Tune: GENEVAN PSALM 22
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Robert Seymour Bridges

Bridges, Robert Seymour, M.A., son of J. J. Bridges, of Walmer, Kent, was b. Oct. 23, 1844, and educated at Eton and at Corpus Christi College, Oxford (B.A. 1867, M.A. 1874). He took his M.A. in 1874, but retired from practice in 1882, and now (1906) resides at Yattendon, Berks. He is the author of many poems and plays. He edition and contributed to the Yattendon Hymnal, 1899 (originally printed at the Oxford Univ. Press in parts—Nos. 1-25, 1895; 26-50, 1897; 51-75, 1898; 76-100, 1899). [Rev. James Mearns, M.A.] --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: My God, my God, why dost thou me forsake
Title: Psalm 22 (the earlier portion)
Author: Robert Seymour Bridges
Meter: 10.10.10.5
Refrain First Line: O God almighty
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymnal for Colleges and Schools #d178
Hymnal for Colleges and Schools. 3rd ed. #d179
Hymns: the Yattendon Hymnal #77Page Scan
The Book of Praise #17
The Harvard University Hymn Book #d141
The Hymnary for use in Baptist churches #636
The Hymnary of the United Church of Canada #636
The Oxford American Hymnal for Schools and Colleges #d207
The Oxford Hymn Book #93
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