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Prepare us Lord to view thy cross

Prepare us Lord to view thy cross

Author: Thomas Cotterill
Published in 43 hymnals

Author: Thomas Cotterill

Thomas Cotterill (b. Cannock, Staffordshire, England, 1779; d. Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, 1823) studied at St. John's College, Cambridge, England, and became an Anglican clergyman. A central figure in the dispute about the propriety of singing hymns, Cotterill published a popular collection of hymns (including many of his own as well as alterations of other hymns), Selection of Psalms and Hymns in 1810. But when he tried to introduce a later edition of this book in Sheffield in 1819, his congregation protested. Many believed strongly that the Church of England should maintain its tradition of exclusive psalm singing. In a church court the Archbishop of York and Cotterill reached a compromise: the later edition of Selection was withdrawn… Go to person page >

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First Line: Prepare us Lord to view thy cross
Author: Thomas Cotterill
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Selection of Spiritual Songs #860

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Baptist Chorals #219

Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d743

Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d871

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Church Melodies #413

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Church Psalmody #H191

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Church Psalmody #191

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Hymns for Christian Devotion #675

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Hymns for Christian Devotion #675

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Hymns for Christian Melody #701

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship #957

Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Impr. ed. #d401

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Laudes Domini #529

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Laudes Domini #990

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Laudes Domini #506

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Manual of Christian Psalmody #191

Melodies of the Church #d835

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Our New Hymnal #321

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Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #1065

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Psalms and Hymns #218

Songs for the Lord's House #d384

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad913

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Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #b1073

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #1073

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #1073

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Songs for the Sanctuary #1073

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Songs for the Sanctuary #1073

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Songs for the Sanctuary #1073

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Songs of Pilgrimage #325

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Songs of the Church #628

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The Baptist Psalmody #934

The Book of Praise #d639

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The Christian Hymnal #351

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The Church Hymnary #742

The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d739

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The Disciples' Hymn Book #110

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The New Laudes Domini #1038

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The Praise Hymnary #411

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The Psalmist #841

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The Psalmist #841

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The Reformed Church Hymnal #289

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The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book #183b

The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d877

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