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Take up the song, and sing the praise of God

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Author: Rae E. Whitney

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Tune

TAKE UP THE SONG


WOODLANDS (Greatorex)

WOODLANDS is a perfect match for the bold text. Walter Greatorex (b. Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, England, 1877; d. Bournemouth, Hampshire, England, 1949) composed this tune in 1916, and it was published in the Public School Hymn Book in 1919. The tune's title refers to one of the schoolhouses at Gre…

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Timeline

Instances

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Ancient and Modern #568

Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #171

Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #171

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