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O learn of me, the Savior cried

O learn of me, the Savior cried

Author: Henry Francis Lyte
Published in 23 hymnals

Author: Henry Francis Lyte

Lyte, Henry Francis, M.A., son of Captain Thomas Lyte, was born at Ednam, near Kelso, June 1, 1793, and educated at Portora (the Royal School of Enniskillen), and at Trinity College, Dublin, of which he was a Scholar, and where he graduated in 1814. During his University course he distinguished himself by gaining the English prize poem on three occasions. At one time he had intended studying Medicine; but this he abandoned for Theology, and took Holy Orders in 1815, his first curacy being in the neighbourhood of Wexford. In 1817, he removed to Marazion, in Cornwall. There, in 1818, he underwent a great spiritual change, which shaped and influenced the whole of his after life, the immediate cause being the illness and death of a brother cler… Go to person page >

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First Line: O learn of me, the Savior cried
Author: Henry Francis Lyte
Source: The Spirit of the Psalms

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A Collection of Hymns, for the Christian Church and Home #292

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #336

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #336

A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #336

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #336

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #336

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #336

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #358

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Hymn Book for Christian Worship #435

Hymns and Tunes for Vestry and Conference Meetings #d68

Hymns and Tunes for Vestry and Conferences. 2nd ed. #d62

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Hymns for Christian Melody #474

Hymns for Social Worship and Private Devotion #d114

Hymns for Sunday School Worship #d59

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #137

The Chapel Hymn Book (4th ed.) #d265

The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d260

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The Christian Psalmist #P131a

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The Congregational Hymn Book #556

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The Harp #253

The Harp. 2nd ed. #d29

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The Psalmody #754

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