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ST. HILARY (Anonymous)

Composer: Anonymous

In some hymnals, the editors noted that a hymn's author is unknown to them, and so this artificial "person" entry is used to reflect that fact. Obviously, the hymns attributed to "Author Unknown" "Unknown" or "Anonymous" could have been written by many people over a span of many centuries. Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: ST. HILARY (Anonymous)
Composer: Anonymous
Incipit: 33551 23243 65432
Key: E Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Come, Thou long expected Jesus

Come, thou long expected Jesus,
born to set thy people free;
from our fears and sins release us,
let us find our rest in thee.
Israel's strength and consolation,
hope of all the earth thou art;
dear desire of every nation,
joy of every longing heart.

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Hail, Thou once-despis├Ęd Jesus!



Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • Easy Hymn Accompaniments for Organ or Piano: Set III
    Composer/Editor Edward H. Myer
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (1996) pp. 65
  • Organ Descants for Selected Hymn Tunes
    Composer/Editor G. Winston Cassler
    Published By: Augsburg Publishing House (1972) pp. 4

Organ Solo

  • The Organist's Library Volume 50
    Composer/Editor Franklin Ritter
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2011) pp. 96
  • The Organist in Season: Winter
    Composer/Editors Gilbert M. Martin; Paul E. Karvonen
    Published By: The Sacred Music Press (2006) pp. 12
  • Wonder, Love, & Praise: 16 Hymn Preludes for the Organ
    Composer/Editor Paul E. Karvonen
    Published By: The Sacred Music Press (1973) pp. 14


Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
TextPage Scan

Christian Worship (1993) #6

Christian Worship (1993) #623

TextPage Scan

Christian Worship (2021) #50A


One in Faith #359


TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #338

Include 21 pre-1979 instances
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