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[Down at the cross where my Savior died] (Stockton)

[Down at the cross where my Savior died] (Stockton)

Composer: John H. Stockton (1878)
Published in 172 hymnals

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Composer: John H. Stockton

Stockton, John Hart, a Methodist minister, was born in 1813, and died in 1877. He was a member of the New Jersey Annual Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church, and the successive pastoral charges that he filled as a member of that Conference are found in the Conference Journal. He was not only a preacher, but a musician and composer of tunes, as well as hymn writer. He published two gospel song books: Salvation Melodies, 1874, and Precious Songs, 1875. Hymn Writers of the Church by Charles Nutter, 1911… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: John H. Stockton (1878)
Incipit: 33211 D76U1 D5U33 35531
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Baptist Hymnal 1991 #140
Text: Down at the Cross
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)
  • Full Score (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (PDF)
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #454
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #1257
Text: Down at the Cross
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
Sacred Songs and Solos: with standard hymns, combined: 750 pieces #566
Text: Look, and thou shalt live!


Instances (1 - 27 of 27)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
African American Heritage Hymnal #248TextPage Scan
Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #529
Baptist Hymnal 1991 #140TextAudioPage Scan
Baptist Hymnal 2008 #252TextPage Scan
Celebrating Grace Hymnal #582TextPage Scan
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #454ScoreAudio
Hinário para o Culto Cristão #188
Hymns of Faith #195Text
Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #282Text
Lift Every Voice and Sing II: an African American hymnal #28TextPage Scan
Mil Voces para Celebrar: Himnario Metodista #69
Nyimbo za Imani Yetu #77
Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #548
Rejoice Hymns #303
Sing Joyfully #382TextFlexscorePage Scan
Small Church Music #468Audio
Songs of Zion #4
Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #2
The Celebration Hymnal: songs and hymns for worship #493TextFlexscorePage Scan
The Cyber Hymnal #1257TextScoreAudio
The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #527TextPage Scan
The New Century Hymnal #189TextFlexscorePage Scan
The New National Baptist Hymnal #191
This Far By Faith: an African American resource for worship #72TextPage Scan
Timeless Truths #714TextAudio
生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #84
찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship: the Korean-English Presbyterian hymnal and service book #277
Include 145 pre-1979 instances
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