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Spirit of truth, we call

Spirit of truth, we call

Author: Wm A. White
Published in 10 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Spirit of truth, we call
On Thee this house to bless,
Give wisdom, strength and grace to all
Who here Thy Name confess.

2 Spirit of mercy, bring
Thy balm the sick to heal;
And make the weary ones to sing,
Who shall Thy presence feel.

3 Spirit of peace, descend,
Thyself the heavenly Dove;
Let care for souls and bodies blend
In ministries of love.

4 Spirit of Christ, abide
In every heart alway:
And crown, O Jesus crucified,
The work begun to-day.

Amen.

The Hymnal: revised and enlarged as adopted by the General Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America in the year of our Lord 1892

Author: Wm A. White

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Text Information

First Line: Spirit of truth, we call
Author: Wm A. White
Meter: 6.6.8.6
Language: English

Tune

MORNINGTON (Mornington)


GORTON (Beethoven)

The tune GORTON derives from the second movement of Ludwig van Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 23, Opus 57 (1807); however, the arranger and any significance to the tune title are unknown. GORTON was published with this versification of Psalm 79 in the 1912 Psalter. Sing this tune in parts, beginning v…

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EASTNOR


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The Church Hymnal #300a

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The Church Hymnal #300b

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The Church Hymnal #300a

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The Church Hymnal #300b

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The Hymnal and Order of Service #582

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The Hymnal and Order of Service #582

The Hymnal of the Evangelical Lutheran Augustana Synod. Text ed. #d531

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The Hymnal, Revised and Enlarged, as adopted by the General Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America in the year of our Lord 1892 #300a

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The Hymnal, Revised and Enlarged, as adopted by the General Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America in the year of our Lord 1892 #300b

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The Hymnal #300

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