[O how sweet the glorious message simple faith may claim]

[O how sweet the glorious message simple faith may claim]

Composer: James H. Burke
Published in 22 hymnals


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Composer: James H. Burke

James H Burke United Kingdom 1855-1901, Born in Ireland, he emigrated to the U.S. in 1873. In Chicago, he attended the Moody Church and became a member. He taught Sunday school and started singing groups at the YMCA. He engaged in evangelistic work with D. L. Moody, Daniel Whittle, and others, going to Scotland and Britain for crusade work there for a year and a half. He was also music minister at the New York Gospel Tacernacle for a year in 1891. He traveled with Scottish evangelist, John McNeill for or year or so as well. John Perry  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [O how sweet the glorious message simple faith may claim]
Composer: James H. Burke
Incipit: 55535 12316 1765
Key: B♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Arrangements

Piano Solo

  • Be Not Afraid: Advanced Piano Solos
    Composer/Editor Gina Y. Sprunger
    Published By: SoundForth (2010) pp. 7
  • For Today and Always: 32 Songs of the Faith arranged for Piano
    Composer/Editor W. Elmo Mercer
    Published By: Brentwood-Benson Music Publishing, Inc. (1994) pp. 60

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #7774
Text: Yesterday, Today, Forever
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 10 of 10)
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Audio

Small Church Music #2436

Soul-stirring Songs and Hymns (Rev. ed.) #130

The Christian Life Hymnal #427

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #7774

TextPage Scan

ترانيم الإيمان #229

生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #279

Include 12 pre-1979 instances
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