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[She only touched the hem of His garment] (Root)

[She only touched the hem of His garment] (Root)

Composer: George F. Root
Published in 35 hymnals


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Composer: George F. Root

Root, George F., MUS. DOC, born in Sheffield, Berkshire County, Mass., Aug. 30, 1820. He is much more widely known as a composer of popular music than as a hymn writer. Four of his hymns are in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs & Solos, 1878. Nos. 16, 100, 293, and 297. A sympathetic biographical sketch, with portrait, is in The Tonic Sol-Fa Reporter, Sep. 1886. He died Aug. 6, 1895. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [She only touched the hem of His garment] (Root)
Composer: George F. Root
Meter: 10.6.10.6 with refrain
Incipit: 55555 54565 32354
Key: D Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Texts

I've Touched the Hem of His Garment

In faith she touched the hem of His garment
As to His side she stole,
Amid the crowd that gathered around Him,
And straightway she was whole.

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Media

The Cyber Hymnal #6026
Text: She Only Touched the Hem of His Garment
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Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #570

Himnos de la Iglesia #180

Audio

Small Church Music #672

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #6026

TextAudio

Timeless Truths #712

Include 30 pre-1979 instances
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