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Take, my soul, thy full salvation

Author: Henry Francis Lyte

Lyte, Henry Francis, M.A., son of Captain Thomas Lyte, was born at Ednam, near Kelso, June 1, 1793, and educated at Portora (the Royal School of Enniskillen), and at Trinity College, Dublin, of which he was a Scholar, and where he graduated in 1814. During his University course he distinguished himself by gaining the English prize poem on three occasions. At one time he had intended studying Medicine; but this he abandoned for Theology, and took Holy Orders in 1815, his first curacy being in the neighbourhood of Wexford. In 1817, he removed to Marazion, in Cornwall. There, in 1818, he underwent a great spiritual change, which shaped and influenced the whole of his after life, the immediate cause being the illness and death of a brother cler… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Take, my soul, thy full salvation
Author: Henry Francis Lyte



Louis Bourgeois (PHH 3) composed or adapted this tune for Psalm 42 for the Genevan psalter. The 1564 harmonization by Claude Goudimel (PHH 6) originally placed the melody in the tenor. An alternate harmonization with descants by Johann Crüger (PHH 42) can be found opposite 41 in the Psalter Hymnal.…

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African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book: adapted to the doctrine and usages of the church. #422cPage Scan
Carmina Sanctorum, a selection of hymns and songs of praise with tunes #442Page Scan
Carmina Sanctorum: a selection of hymns and songs of praise with tunes #442Page Scan
Chapel and Family Hymn Book #d132
Christian Chorals, for the Chapel and Fireside #245Page Scan
Christian Praise: a manual of worship for public, social and private devotion #296Page Scan
Christian Praise: hymns and tunes for public worship #333Page Scan
Christian Praise: hymns and tunes for the use of the Baptist churches #333Page Scan
Hymns and Songs for Social and Sabbath Worship #441Page Scan
Hymns and Songs for Social and Sabbath Worship. (Rev. ed.) #441Page Scan
Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #611Page Scan
Hymns of the Church Universal #356Page Scan
Many Voices; or, Carmina Sanctorum, Evangelistic Edition with Tunes #315Page Scan
Our Service of Song #d242
Sacred Songs for Church and Home #d451
Songs for the Lord's House #d422
Songs for the Service of Prayer #483Page Scan
Songs of Christian Praise with Music #d506
Songs of Praise with Tunes #329Page Scan
Songs of Praise: a selection of standard hymns and tunes for the Sunday-shcools and social meetings #172Page Scan
The African Methodist Episcopal Hymn and Tune Book: adapted to the doctrines and usages of the church (6th ed.) #422cPage Scan
The Aid to Praise #113Page Scan
The Chapel hymn book, with tunes: for the worship of God #508Page Scan
The Church Hymnary: a collection of hymns and tunes for public worship #477Page Scan
The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs": for public, social and family worship and private devotions at the Sanitarium, Clifton Springs, N. Y. #274Page Scan
The People's Praise Book or Carmina Sanctorum #d568
The Praise Hymnary: a collection of sacred song #153Page Scan
The Service of Song for Baptist Churches #d520
The Vestry Hymn and Tune Book #d442
University Hymn Book for use in the Chapel of Harvard University #d221