We Gather Together

Author: Ruth C. Duck

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First Line: We gather together to ask the Lord's blessing (Duck)
Title: We Gather Together
Author: Ruth C. Duck (alt.)
Source: Original first line "In Joyful Thanksgiving"
Language: English
Copyright: Words © 2015 Hope Publishing Copmany



The tune KREMSER owes its origin to a sixteenth-century Dutch folk song "Ey, wilder den wilt." Later the tune was combined with the Dutch patriotic hymn 'Wilt heden nu treden" in Adrianus Valerius's Nederlandtsch Gedenckclanck [sic: Nederlandtsche Gedenckclank] published posthumously in 1626. 'Wilt…

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Christian Science Hymnal #593

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