O God, the eternal Father, Who dwells amid the sky

O God, the eternal Father, Who dwells amid the sky

Author: William W. Phelps
Published in 18 hymnals

Author: William W. Phelps

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First Line: O God, the eternal Father, Who dwells amid the sky
Author: William W. Phelps

Tune

PASSION CHORALE (Hassler)

The tune HERZLICH TUT MICH VERLANGEN has been associated with Gerhardt's text ["O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden"] since they were first published together in 1656. The tune's first association with a sacred text was its attachment in 1913 [sic: should read 1613] to Christoph Knoll's funeral text "Herzl…

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WEBB

George J. Webb (b. Rushmore Lodge, near Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, 1803; d. Orange, NJ, 1887) composed WEBB (also known as MORNING LIGHT) on a voyage from England to the United States. The tune was published in The Odeon, a collection of secular music compiled by Webb and Lowell Mason (PHH 96) i…

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PHELPS (51234)


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