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O Master Teacher, Teach Us Now

Author: Carlton C. Buck

Carlton C. Buck served as the Pastor of the First Christian Church of Eugene, Oregon until 1960. Prior to this he held various pastorates in Christian Churches in Southern California, including a fourteen year pastorate in Fullerton from which he came to Eugene. A native of Salina, Kansas, he lived most of his adult life on the west coast. He received a Bachelor of Sacred Music Degree from the Los Angeles Bible Seminary, a Master of Arts and an honorary D.D. from San Gabriel College. He also worked at Whittier College and Chapman College. He is the author of three books, and of numerous sacred songs; and was a member of the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers. He is the author of the Hymn Society's "O Master Teacher, Teac… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O Master Teacher, teach us now
Title: O Master Teacher, Teach Us Now
Author: Carlton C. Buck (1959)
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English
Copyright: © 1959 The Hymn Society of America

Notes

Stanza 5 taken from O Thou whose feet have climbed life's hill. Public domain.

Tune

ABRIDGE (Smith)


DUNDEE (Ravenscroft)

DUNDEE first appeared in the 1615 edition of the Scottish Psalter published in Edinburgh by Andro Hart. Called a "French" tune (thus it also goes by the name of FRENCH), DUNDEE was one of that hymnal's twelve "common tunes"; that is, it was not associated with a specific psalm. In the Psalter Hymnal…

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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Fifteen New Christian Education Hymns #2

Hymnal of the Church of God #211

Text Info

The Christian Hymnary. Bks. 1-4 #703

When Youth Sing #d134

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