Abide in me

That mystic word of thine, O sovereign Lord

Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe
Tune: SONG 24
Published in 20 hymnals

Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe

Stowe, Harriet, née Beecher, daughter of the Rev. Lyman Beecher, D.D., was born at Litchfield, Connecticut, June 15, 1812. In 1832, her father having been appointed President of Lane Seminary, Cincinnati, Ohio, she removed therewith the family; and in 1833 was married to the Rev. Calvin E. Stowe, D.D., Professor of Languages and Biblical Literature in the same Institution. Her high reputation as an author is well known; and the immense success of Uncle Tom's Cabin, which first appeared in The National Era, in 1852, ensures her a lasting reputation. She has also written other well-known works. Three of her hymns appeared in the Plymouth Collection, edited by her brother, H. W. Beecher, in 1855:— 1. Still, still with Thee, when purple mo… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: That mystic word of thine, O sovereign Lord
Title: Abide in me
Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe

Tune

SONG 24

Orlando Gibbons (b. Oxford, England, 1583; d. Canterbury, England, 1625) composed SONG 24 as a setting for a paraphrase of Lamentations 1. The tune was number 24 (hence, the tune name) in his collection of hymn tunes composed for and published in George Wither's The Hymnes and Songs of the Church (1…

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Instances

Instances (1 - 20 of 20)
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A Handy Book of Old and Familiar Hymns #162

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Christ in Song #574

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Church Harmonies #576

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Church Melodies #590

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Common Praise #481

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Hymns of the Ages (3rd series) #93b

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Hymns of the Christian Centuries #207

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Hymns of the Church Universal #252

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Hymns of the Higher Life #80

Immanuel Hymnal #d446

Lyra Sacra Americana #d185

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Plymouth Collection #a677

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Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #677

Plymouth Sunday-School Hymnal #d175

Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d624

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book #677

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The Gospel Psalmist #481

The Methodist Hymn-Book with Tunes #469

The Plymouth Hymnal #d490

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The Treasury of American Sacred Song with Notes Explanatory and Biographical #81

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