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O God, while generations flee

Text Information

First Line: O God, while generations flee

Notes

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)

Tune

ST. ANNE

Though no firm documentation exists, ST. ANNE was probably composed by William Croft (PHH 149), 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 of the Virgin Mary.) The tune was first published in A Suppleme…

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ST. SAVIOUR (Baker 11716)


Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Chapel Hymns and Services #d84
Hymns of the Spirit for Use in the Free Churches of America #371
Services for Congregational Worship #397Page Scan
The New Hymn and Tune Book #d292
The Pilgrim Hymnal #48Page Scan
The Pilgrim Hymnal: with responsive readings and other aids to worship #49Page Scan
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