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Savior King, in hallowed union

Representative Text

1 Saviour, King, in hallowed union,
At thy sacred feet we bow;
Heart with heart, in blest communion,
Join to crave thy favor now!
Though celestial choirs adore thee,
Let our prayers as incense rise;
And our praise be set before thee,
Sweet as evening sacrifice.

2 Heavenly Fount, thy streams of blessing,
Oft have cheered us on our way;
By thy power and grace unceasing,
We continue to this day.
Raise we then with glad emotion,
Thankful lays: and while we sing,
Vow a pure, a full devotion
To thy work, O Saviour King!

3 When we tell the wondrous story
Of thy rich, exhaustless love,
Send thy Spirit, Lord of glory,
On the youthful heart to move!
Oh, that he, the ever-living,
May descend as fruitful rain;
Till the wilderness reviving,
Blossoms as the rose again.

Source: Calvary Songs #80d

Text Information

First Line: Savior King, in hallowed union

Notes

Saviour King, in hallowed union. [Sunday School Teacher's Prayer.] Anon, in the Presbyterian Selection of Hymns, Philadelphia, 1861.

Tune

BEECHER

John Zundel's BEECHER (named after Henry Ward Beecher, his pastor) was first published in his Christian Heart Songs (1870) as a setting for Charles Wesley's "Love Divine, All Loves Excelling" (568). The tune is also known as ZUNDEL. Approximating the shape of a rounded bar form (AA'BA'), BEECHER is…

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A Selection of Hymns #342

A Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Sunday School #d206

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A Selection of Spiritual Songs #816

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A Selection of Spiritual Songs #4

Angelic Songs #d169

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Calvary Songs #80d

Calvary Songs for Sunday School & Families. Words ed. #d149

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Gloria #29

Harmony in Praise #d181

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Hymnal of the Presbyterian Church #529

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Hymns and Offices of Worship #323

Hymns of the Centuries #d214

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Laudes Domini #492

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Laudes Domini #949

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Laudes Domini #494

Love and Praise #d114

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Offices of Worship and Hymns #323

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Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #1041

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad940

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Songs for the Sanctuary #1040

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Songs for the Sanctuary #1040

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Songs for the Sanctuary #1040

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #1040

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Songs of Pilgrimage #849

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Sunday-School Hymns #323

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The Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs #419

The Confederate Sunday School Hymn Book #d106

The Gem #d124

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The New Laudes Domini #992

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