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GIVE

Composer: Joseph Grigg

Grigg, Joseph, was born in 1728, according to the D. Sedgwick’s Manuscript," but this date seems to be some six or eight years too late. He was the son of poor parents and was brought up to mechanical pursuits. In 1743 he forsook his trade and became assistant minister to the Rev. Thomas Bures, of the Presbyterian Church, Silver Street, London. On the death of Mr. Bures in 1747, he retired from the ministry, and, marrying a lady of property, look up his residence at St. Albans. He died at Walthamstow, Essex, Oct. 29, 1768. As a hymnwriter Grigg is chiefly known by two of his hymns, "Behold a stranger at the door"; and "Jesus, and can it ever be?" His hymnwriting began, it is said, at ten years of age. His published works of various kinds… Go to person page >

Composer: J. Grigg

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Tune Information

Title: GIVE
Composer: Joseph Grigg
Composer: J. Grigg
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Incipit: 51353 22321 34325
Key: G Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Instances

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African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book #212

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African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book #213

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African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book #307

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Book of Worship with Hymns and Tunes #403

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Hymn and Tune Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (Round Note Ed.) #780

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Hymn and Tune Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (Round Note Ed.) #781

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Sacred Hymns and Tunes #313

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Sacred Hymns and Tunes #314

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Sacred Hymns and Tunes #315

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The African Methodist Episcopal Hymn and Tune Book #212

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The African Methodist Episcopal Hymn and Tune Book #213

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The African Methodist Episcopal Hymn and Tune Book #307

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The African Methodist Episcopal Hymn and Tune Book #308

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The African Methodist Episcopal Hymn and Tune Book #309

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The Brethren Hymnal #193

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The Brethren Hymnal #633

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The Cokesbury Hymnal #106

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The Psalter #148

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #702

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #703

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #704

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #705

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The Wesleyan Methodist Hymnal #258

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The Wesleyan Methodist Hymnal #580

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