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Our evening prayers attend

Our evening prayers attend

Translator: John Brownlie
Published in 2 hymnals

Full Text

Our evening prayers attend,
O Thou that holy art;
In mercy full forgiveness send
To every contrite heart;
For Thou hast risen to set us free,
And all mankind rejoice in Thee.

Encompass Zion round,
Ye people, tell His fame;
Let Resurrection joy abound,
And glory to His name;
He is our Lord, Who from the grave
Arose our sinning souls to save.

With Resurrection lays,
Ye people, come adore,
And worship Him with grateful praise,
Who lives for evermore;
He is our God, Who from the grave
Arose our sinning souls to save.

Lord, by Thy Passion Thou
Sav'st men from passions base,
And by Thy Resurrection, now
Dost from corruption raise.--
Glory to Thee we humbly bring,
O Christ, Who art our heavenly King.

Hymns of the Greek Church, 1900

Translator: John Brownlie

Brownlie, John, was born at Glasgow, Aug. 6, 1859, and was educated at Glasgow University, and at the Free Church College in the same city. In 1884 he was licensed by the Presbytery of Glasgow; in 1885 he became Assistant Minister of the Free Church, Portpatrick, and on the death of the Senior Minister in 1890 he entered upon the full charge of the Church there. He has interested himself in educational matters, became a Member of the local School Board in 1888, a governor of Stranraer High School in 1897, and Chairman of the governors in 1901. His hymnological works are:— 1. The Hymns and Hymnwriters of the [Scottish] Church Hymnary, 1899. This is a biographical, historical, and critical companion to that hymnal, and is well done and… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Our evening prayers attend
Greek Title: τὰς ἑσπερινὰς ἡμῶν εὐχάς
Translator: John Brownlie
Source: Stichera of The Resurrection
Language: English