When in the quiet church I sit

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Author: Esther Freivogel

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First Line: When in the quiet church I sit
Author: Esther Freivogel
Language: English
Copyright: © 1936, by Board of Christian Education of the Presbyterian Church, U. S. A.


ST. AGNES (Dykes)

John B. Dykes (PHH 147) composed ST. AGNES for [Jesus the Very Thought of Thee]. Dykes named the tune after a young Roman Christian woman who was martyred in A.D. 304 during the reign of Diocletian. St. Agnes was sentenced to death for refusing to marry a nobleman to whom she said, "I am already eng…

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Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Children's Hymnal #35

Hymns for Primary Worship #d105

Songs for Primaries #d76

When Boys and Girls Sing #d155

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