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Composer: L. O. Emerson (1866)
Published in 7 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Composer: L. O. Emerson

Luther Orlando Emerson was born at Parsonsfield, Maine, August 3, 1820. He descended from distinguished English ancestry. His parents were quite musical, and while the family circle were together, they had a choir and orchestra of their own. The father played the violoncello, the mother was an excellent singer, the flute and violin added their sweet tones, till the quiet homestead rang with melody. Mr. Emerson's education was obtained at the district school, Parsonsfield Seminary and Effingham Academy. He was full of energy, quick and versatile, an apt scholar, and with a view to entering the profession of medicine he entered Dracut Academy, Mass. But his great love for music swerved him from that course, and now, having far better oppo… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: L. O. Emerson (1866)
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Incipit: 55316 53551 13122

Texts

On God alone my soul relies

On God alone my soul relies,
And He will soon relieve;
The Lord will hear my plaintive cries
At morning, noon, and eve.

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God, my supporter and my hope

By Whom Shall Jacob Now Arise?

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #503
Text: Beneath the Forms of Outward Rite
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The Cyber Hymnal #1963
Text: God, My Supporter and My Hope
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The Cyber Hymnal #4833
Text: On God Alone My Soul Relies
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The Cyber Hymnal #6611
Text: There Is a Land of Pure Delight
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The Cyber Hymnal #11013
Text: By Whom Shall Jacob Now Arise?
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Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
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The Cyber Hymnal #503

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #1963

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #4833

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #6611

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #11013

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