[In tenderness He sought me] (Gordon)

[In tenderness He sought me] (Gordon)

Composer: Adoniram J. Gordon (1894)
Published in 31 hymnals

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Composer: Adoniram J. Gordon

Gordon, Adoniram Judson, D.D., born at New Hampton, N.H., Apr. 19, 1836. Graduated at Brown University, 1860; entered the Baptist ministry; Pastor of Clarendon Street Baptist Church, Boston, 1869; and died in 1895. He published The Vestry Hymn and Tune Book, 1872; and was one of the editors of the Service of Song for Baptist Churches, 1871. His hymns in common use include:— 1. O blessed Paraclete. [Holy Spirit .] Given in Sursum Corda, 1898, as having been written in 1890. 2. O Spirit's anointing, for service appointing . [Foreign Missions.] This hymn was "written in the summer of 1886, at Northfield School for Bible Study, organised by Mr. Moody. More than one hundred college students connected with this s… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Adoniram J. Gordon (1894)
Incipit: 55112 17121 23155
Key: G Major


Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #878
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #3008
Text: In Tenderness He Sought Me
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  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
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Instances (1 - 10 of 10)

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #878


Glaubenslieder #336

Himnos de la Iglesia #199

Hinário para o Culto Cristão #169

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Hymns of Faith #174


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Sing Joyfully #331


Small Church Music #477


The Cyber Hymnal #3008

生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #183

Include 21 pre-1979 instances
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