O we who love our land

Author: Frances E. Weir

Mrs. Frances E. Weir is a resident of Chevy Chase, Maryland, and is well-known as an author of poetry and prose. --New Hymns for America, 1976. Used by permission. Go to person page >

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First Line: O we who love our land
Author: Frances E. Weir
Meter: 6.6.8.6
Publication Date: 1976
Copyright: Copyright 1973 by the Hymn Society of America

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ST. THOMAS (Williams)

ST. THOMAS is actually lines 5 through 8 of the sixteen-line tune HOLBORN, composed by Aaron Williams (b. London, England, 1731; d. London, 1776) and published in his Collection (1763, 1765) as a setting for Charles Wesley's text "Soldiers of Christ, Arise" (570). The harmonization is by Lowell Maso…

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