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VEXILLUM

Composer: Henry Thomas Smart

Henry Smart; London; b. 1813; d. 1879 Evangelical Lutheran Hymnal, 1908 Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Henry Thomas Smart (1868)
Meter: 11.11.11.11.11.11
Incipit: 34551 53452 31235

Texts

Brightly gleams our banner

God hath sent his angels to the earth again

God hath sent his angels to the earth again,
Bringing joyful tidings to the sons of men;
They who first, at Christmas, thronged the heavenly way,
Now beside the tomb-door, sit on Easter Day.

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The Church Hymnal #515a

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The Evangelical Hymnal with Tunes #600

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The Hymnal #557

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