Composer: William B. Bradbury (1853)
Published in 18 hymnals

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Composer: William B. Bradbury

The churchgoing people of today are generally familiar with the name Wm. B. Bradbury. Many have cherished that name from childhood. Most of us began our musical experiences by singing his songs, and as early experiences are the most lasting, we will carry these melodies, with their happy associations, through life. Mr. Bradbury, in his day, created a style of juvenile music, especially Sunday-school music, that swept the country. He set the pattern for his successors in Sunday-school song-making, and those who have harped on the key-note that he struck have been most successful. True, we have improved some in the way of hymns, and a smoother voicing of the parts, but there are still many Sunday-school song writers who regard Mr. Bradbur… Go to person page >

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Composer: William B. Bradbury (1853)
Incipit: 11111 71222 22233


With Joy And Gladness In My Soul

With joy and gladness in my soul
I hear the call to prayer;
Let us go up to God's own house
And bow before Him there.

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The Power and Majesty of God; or, Reverential Worship

Hail, great Creator, wise and good


Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #523


Psalms for All Seasons #22B

Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #21


Small Church Music #6866


The Cyber Hymnal #7547

Include 13 pre-1979 instances
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