NEW YEAR (Mann)

NEW YEAR (Mann)

Composer: F. A. Mann
Published in 4 hymnals


Composer: F. A. Mann

See his obituary in The Musical Herald, May 1, 1903. The hymnal Hymns of Prayer and Praise (1921) confirms these birth and death dates, in addition to his composing hymn tunes as listed here. Not to be confused with Frederick Mann, 1846-1928. --Tina Schneider, 01 July 2014.… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: F. A. Mann
Meter: 11.11.11.11 with refrain
Incipit: 56532 15321 2

Texts

New Year's hymn

Standing at the portal
Of the opening year,
Words of comfort meet us,
Hushing every fear;
Spoken through the silence
By our Father's voice,
Tender, strong, and faithful,
Making us rejoice.
Onward, then, and fear not,
Children of the day;
For His word shall never,
Never pass away.

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Instances

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American Lutheran Hymnal #621TextPage Scan
Carmina for the Sunday School and Social Worship #273Page Scan
Elmhurst Hymnal: and orders of worship for the Sunday school, young people's meetings and church services #299Page Scan
Westminster Sabbath School Hymnal, a collection of hymns and tunes for use in sabbath-schools and social meetings #147Page Scan
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