O King of mercy, from thy throne on high

O King of mercy, from thy throne on high

Author: Thomas R. Birks
Published in 22 hymnals

Author: Thomas R. Birks

Birks, Thomas Rawson, M.A., b. Sept. 1810, and educated at Trinity College, Cambridge (B.A. 1834, M.A. 1837), of which he subsequently became a Fellow. Having taken Holy Orders in 1837, he became Rector of Kelshall, Herts, 1844; Vicar of Holy Trinity, Cambridge, 1866; Hon. Canon of Ely Cathedral, 1871; and Professor of Moral Philosophy, Cambridge, 1872. He d. at Cambridge, July 21, 1883. His works, to the number of 25, include Biblical, Astronomical, Scientific, Prophetic, and other subjects. He also wrote the Memoirs of the Rev. E Bickersteth (his father-in-law), 2 vols., 1851. His hymns appeared in Bickersteth's Christian Psalmody; 1833; and, together with Versions of the Psalms, in his Companion Psalter, 1874. They number upwards of 100… Go to person page >

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Author: Thomas R. Birks

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Christian Hymnal #d343

Church Hymnal, Fourth Edition #239

Church Hymnal, Third Edition #220

Gloria in Excelsis #d487

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Hymns of the Christian Centuries #243

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Hymns of the Church: new and old #89

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In Excelsis: hymns with tunes for Christian worship #672

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Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #1033

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Methodist Hymn and Tune Book: official hymn book of the Methodist Church #464

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Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #2

Pilgrim Songs No.2 #d184

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The Baptist Standard Hymnal: with responsive readings: a new book for all services #662

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The Century Hymnal #418

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The Church Hymnary: a collection of hymns and tunes for public worship #682

The Methodist Hymn-Book with Tunes #633

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The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #1092

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The Pilgrim Hymnal #363

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The Pilgrim Hymnal: with responsive readings and other aids to worship #478

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The Students' Hymnal #119

Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d282

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