MANCHESTER (Wainwright)

MANCHESTER (Wainwright)

Composer: Robert Wainwright; Composer: Richard Wainwright (1774)
Published in 26 hymnals

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Composer: Robert Wainwright

baptized Sep. 17, 1748, Stockport; d. July 15, 1782, Liverpool; organist and composer Go to person page >

Composer: Richard Wainwright

(no biographical information available about Richard Wainwright.) Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Richard Wainwright (1774)
Composer: Robert Wainwright
Incipit: 13211 65431 5436
Key: D Major
Copyright: Public Domain


How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds

How sweet the name of Jesus sounds
in a believer's ear!
It soothes our sorrows, heals our wounds,
and drives away our fear.

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The Book of Common Praise: being the hymn book of The Church of England in Canada (revised 1938) #298
Text: From thee all skill and science flow
The Cyber Hymnal #1351
Text: The Earth, O Lord, Is One Wide Field
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The Cyber Hymnal #6126
Text: Sinners, Behold the Lamb of God
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Instances (1 - 7 of 7)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Common Praise: A new edition of Hymns Ancient and Modern #623Page Scan
Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #319b
Hymns and Psalms: a Methodist and ecumenical hymn book #297a
Small Church Music #5091Audio
The Cyber Hymnal #1351TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #6126TextScoreAudio
The New English Hymnal #480TextPage Scan
Include 19 pre-1979 instances
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