PENITENCE (Elven)

PENITENCE (Elven)

Composer: Cornelius Elven
Published in 31 hymnals


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Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Cornelius Elven

Elven, Cornelius, pastor for fifty years of the Baptist Church at Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, was born in 1797, and died in 1873. His hymn, "With broken heart and contrite sigh” (Lent), is found in several collections in Great Britain and America. It was written in Jan., 1852 (Miller's Singers & Songs, p., 449) for use at special services by his own congregation, and was included in the Baptist Psalms & Hymns, 1858. -- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Cornelius Elven
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Incipit: 33343 32111 12344
Key: F Major
Source: "St. Alban's Tune Book," 1875

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #1885
Text: God Gives His Mercies to Be Spent
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The Cyber Hymnal #4228
Text: My Gracious Lord, I Own Thy Right
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The Cyber Hymnal #5087
Text: O Lord, How Many Are My Foes
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The Cyber Hymnal #5646
Text: Praise Waits in Zion
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The Cyber Hymnal #6816
Text: Together, Lord, We Come to Thee
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The Cyber Hymnal #7043
Text: Upon the Gospel's Sacred Page
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The Cyber Hymnal #8178
Text: On Thee, Great Ruler Of The Skies
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Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)
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The Cyber Hymnal #1885

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The Cyber Hymnal #4228

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The Cyber Hymnal #5087

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #5646

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #6816

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #7043

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #8178

TextPage Scan

Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #532

Include 23 pre-1979 instances
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