Now to Him who loved us, gave us

Now to Him who loved us, gave us

Author: Samuel Miller Waring
Tune: TRIUMPH (Gauntlett)
Published in 22 hymnals

Representative Text

Now to him who loved us, gave us
every pledge that love could give,
freely shed his blood to save us,
gave his life that we might live,
be the kingdom,
power and glory
and thanksgiving evermore.

Source: Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #816

Author: Samuel Miller Waring

Waring, Samuel Miller, son of Jeremiah Waring, of Alton, Hampshire, and uncle of Anna L. Waring, was born at Alton, in March, 1792, and died at Bath, Sept. 19, 1827. His hymns appeared in his Sacred Melodies, 1826; and from that work the following, which are in common use were taken:— 1. Now to Him Who loved us, gave us. Praise to Jesus. Sometimes, "Unto Him Who loved us." 2. Plead Thou, 0 plead my cause. Jesus, the Advocate Implored. [George Arthur Crawford, M.A.] -- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)  Go to person page >



Instances (1 - 22 of 22)

Australian Hymn Book #576

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Church Hymnal #462

Church Hymnal, Fourth Edition #379

Church Hymnal, Third Edition #62

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Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #816

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Devotional hymns: selected for public and social worship #S266

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Hymnal of the Presbyterian Church in Canada #D5

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Hymns for First-Day Schools (Rev. and Enl.) #165

Social Hymns, Original and Selected #d111

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Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #800

Songs of Worship for the Sunday School #d146

The Australian Hymn Book with Catholic Supplement #576

The Book of Praise #601

The Book of Praise #812

The Hymnary for use in Baptist churches #624

The Hymnary of the United Church of Canada #624

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The Presbyterian Book of Praise: approved and commended by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in Canada, with Tunes #614


Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #771

Union Prayer Meeting Hymns #d153

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