Remember thee, redeeming Lord, While memory holds her place

Remember thee, redeeming Lord, While memory holds her place

Author: Ralph Wardlaw
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: Ralph Wardlaw

Wardlaw, Ralph, D.D. This venerable and (in his generation) influential Scottish divine contributed twelve hymns to the praise of the Church Universal that are likely to live in a humble and useful way. As having so done, and besides edited several collections of hymns, he claims a place of honour in this work. Critically, and regarded as literature, his hymns have little of poetry in them; no "winged words" to lift the soul heavenward. They reflect simply and plainly the lights and shadows of everyday experiences of the spiritual life, rather than its etherialities and subtleties. His "Lift up to God the voice of praise " is the most widely known; and there is a certain inspiriting clangour about it when well sung; yet it is commonplace. H… Go to person page >

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First Line: Remember thee, redeeming Lord, While memory holds her place
Author: Ralph Wardlaw

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The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #762

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The Harp #833

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The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #846

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The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #521

The South Western Psalmist #d328

The Southern Psalmist #d695

The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d728

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