Rejoice, ye nations of the world

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First Line: Rejoice, ye nations of the world

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MARTYRDOM (Wilson)

MARTYRDOM was originally an eighteenth-century Scottish folk melody used for the ballad "Helen of Kirkconnel." Hugh Wilson (b. Fenwick, Ayrshire, Scotland, c. 1766; d. Duntocher, Scotland, 1824) adapted MARTYRDOM into a hymn tune in duple meter around 1800. A triple-meter version of the tune was fir…

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African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book: adapted to the doctrine and usages of the church. #663

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Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (30th ed.) #884

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