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To God Compose a Song of Joy

Author: Ruth C. Duck

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Text Information

First Line: To God compose a song of joy
Title: To God Compose a Song of Joy
Author: Ruth C. Duck (1986)
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English
Copyright: © Ruth Duck. Used by permission.

Tune

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RICHMOND (Haweis)

RICHMOND (also known as CHESTERFIELD) is a florid tune originally written by Thomas Haweis (PHH 270) and published in his collection Carmina Christo (1792). Samuel Webbe, Jr., adapted and shortened the tune and published it in his Collection of Psalm Tunes (1808). It was reprinted in 1853 in Webbe's…

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Christian Science Hymnal #590

Presbyterian Hymnal #219

The New Century Hymnal #36

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