My heart lies dead, and no increase

My heart lies dead, and no increase

Author: George Herbert
Published in 17 hymnals

Author: George Herbert

Herbert, George, M.A., the fifth son of Richard Herbert and Magdalen, the daughter of Sir Richard Newport, was born at his father's seat, Montgomery Castle, April 3, 1593. He was educated at Westminster School, and at Trinity College, Cambridge, graduating B.A. in 1611. On March 15, 1615, he became Major Fellow of the College, M.A. the same year, and in 1619 Orator for the University. Favoured by James I., intimate with Lord Bacon, Bishop Andrewes, and other men of influence, and encouraged in other ways, his hopes of Court preferment were somewhat bright until they were dispelled by the deaths of the Duke of Richmond, the Marquis of Hamilton, and then of King James himself. Retiring into Kent, he formed the resolution of taking Holy Orders… Go to person page >

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First Line: My heart lies dead, and no increase
Author: George Herbert

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Church Music, a Collection of Hymn Tunes. #d106

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Hymns for Public Worship #200

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #331

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Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #331

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Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #627

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Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #13

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Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #754

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad708

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #637

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #637

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #637

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #637

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #637

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Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #997

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The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #639

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