See, he comes, whom every nation

See, he comes, whom every nation

Author: Christopher Wordsworth
Published in 18 hymnals

Author: Christopher Wordsworth

Christopher Wordsworth--nephew of the great lake-poet, William Wordsworth--was born in 1807. He was educated at Winchester, and at Trinity College, Cambridge, where he graduated B.A., with high honours, in 1830; M.A. in 1833; D.D. in 1839. He was elected Fellow of his College in 1830, and public orator of the University in 1836; received Priest's Orders in 1835; head master of Harrow School in 1836; Canon of Westminster Abbey in 1844; Hulsean Lecturer at Cambridge in 1847-48; Vicar of Stanford-in-the-Vale, Berks, in 1850; Archdeacon of Westminster, in 1865; Bishop of Lincoln, in 1868. His writings are numerous, and some of them very valuable. Most of his works are in prose. His "Holy Year; or, Hymns for Sundays, Holidays, and other occ… Go to person page >

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First Line: See, he comes, whom every nation
Author: Christopher Wordsworth
Refrain First Line: Sing, O sing with exultation



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Carols for a Merry Christmas and a Joyous Easter #d22

Catholic School Chimes Part I #d41

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Hymns and Songs for Catholic Children #11

St. Basil's Hymn Book: Containing Daily Prayers, Prayers at Mass, Litanies #d143

St. Basil's Hymnal ... 10th ed. #d172

St. Basil's Hymnal. 3rd ed. #d141

St. Basil's Hymnal. Rev. ed. #d164

Sunday School Hymns #d125

The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book by the Christian Brothers. Rev. #d133

The Churchman's Hymn-Book, a Collection of Hymns Old and New, for Use in the Services of the Church #d338

The Complete Sodality Manual and Hymn Book #d77

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The De La Salle Hymnal: for Catholic schools and choirs #1

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