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O Christ, thy precious blood was shed

O Christ, thy precious blood was shed

Tune: STELLA (English)
Published in 2 hymnals

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First Line: O Christ, thy precious blood was shed
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

STELLA (English)

First published in Henri Frederick Hemy's Easy Hymn Tunes for Catholic Schools (1851), STELLA was a folk tune from northern England that Hemy heard sung by children in Stella, a village near Newcastle-upon-Tyme. In modified bar form (AA'B), the tune has an interesting rhythmic structure. Antiphonal…

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Hymns of Grace and Truth #216

Hymns of Grace and Truth. 2nd ed. #d231

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