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[Sing them over again to me]

Composer: P. P. Bliss

Bliss, Philip, b. at Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, July 9, 1838. In 1864 he went to Chicago in the employ of Dr. George F. Root, the musician, where he was engaged in conducting musical Institutes, and in composing Sunday School melodies. Originally a Methodist, he became, about 1871, a choirman of the First Congregational Church, Chicago, and the Superintendent of its Sunday Schools. In 1874 he joined D. W. Whittle in evangelical work. To this cause he gave (although a poor man) the royalty of his Gospel Songs, which was worth some thirty thousand dollars. His death was sudden. It occurred in the railway disaster at Ashtabula, Ohio, Dec. 30, 1876. He had escaped from the car, but lost his life in trying to save his wife. His hymns are n… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: P. P. Bliss (1874)
Meter: with refrain
Incipit: 33343 322D5 U2232 1(D5)
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Baptist Hymnal 1991 #261
Text: Wonderful Words of Life
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)
  • Full Score (PDF)
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #142
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #7601
Text: Wonderful Words of Life
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The United Methodist Hymnal #600
Text: Wonderful Words of Life
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)
  • Full Score (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (PDF)
Worship and Rejoice #668
Text: Wonderful Words of Life
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)
  • Full Score (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (PDF)


Instances (1 - 31 of 31)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
African American Heritage Hymnal #332TextPage Scan
Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #514
Baptist Hymnal 1991 #261TextFlexscoreAudioPage Scan
Baptist Hymnal 2008 #338TextFlexscorePage Scan
Celebrating Grace Hymnal #163TextFlexscorePage Scan
Chalice Hymnal #323TextPage Scan
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #142ScoreAudio
Himnos de la Iglesia #169
Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #255Text
Hymns of Faith #115TextPage Scan
Mil Voces para Celebrar: Himnario Metodista #313
Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #128Page Scan
Protestant Madagascar Hymnal, 2001 #357
Rejoice Hymns #181
Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #286
Sing Joyfully #177TextPage Scan
Small Church Music #136Audio
Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #363
The Celebration Hymnal: songs and hymns for worship #406TextFlexscorePage Scan
The Christian Life Hymnal #234
The Covenant Hymnal: a worshipbook #525
The Cyber Hymnal #7601TextScoreAudio
The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #270TextPage Scan
The New Century Hymnal #319TextPage Scan
The New National Baptist Hymnal #133
The United Methodist Hymnal #600TextFlexscoreAudioPage Scan
The Worshiping Church #309TextPage Scan
Timeless Truths #1038TextAudio
Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #697TextFlexscorePage Scan
Worship and Rejoice #668TextFlexscoreAudioPage Scan
生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #168Text
Include 126 pre-1979 instances
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