O God, while generations flee

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O God, while generations flee Like leaves. [God our All.] An anonymous and undated hymn in The Pilgrim Hymnal, 1904. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)


ST. SAVIOUR (Baker 11716)


Though no firm documentation exists, ST. ANNE was probably composed by William Croft (<a href="/hymn/PsH/149#tuneinfo">PHH 149</a>), possibly when he was organist from 1700-1711 at St. Anne's Church in Soho, London, England. (According to tradition, St. Anne was the mother…

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