XAVIER (Champneys)

XAVIER (Champneys)

Composer: Francis Henry Champneys (1875)
Published in 3 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Francis Henry Champneys

Born: March 25, 1848, in the rec­to­ry of St. Ma­ry’s, White­cha­pel, Lon­don, Eng­land. Died: Ju­ly 30, 1930, Nutley, Sus­sex, Eng­land. Francis’ fa­ther was Will­iam Champ­neys, Ca­non of St. Paul’s, and lat­er Dean of Lich­field. Fran­cis was ed­u­cat­ed at Win­chest­er Coll­ege and Brase­nose Coll­ege, Ox­ford (MA & MB 1875, MD lat­er). An am­a­teur mu­si­cian, he stu­died un­der John Goss, held var­i­ous mu­sic­al po­si­tions from 1880 to 1913, and chaired the Cen­tral Mid­wives’ Board (1903-30). He was made a Bar­o­net in 1910. --www.hymntime.com/tch/  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Francis Henry Champneys (1875)
Meter: 7.7.7.7
Incipit: 15642 53332 57656
Key: B♭ Major
Source: Hymns Ancient and Modern, 1875
Copyright: Public Domain

Texts

Mercy Speaks By Jesu's Blood

Praise to God, who reigns above

Praise to God who reigns above,
Binding earth and heaven in love;
All the armies of the sky
Worship His dread sovereignty.

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Jesus' precious name excels

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #5592
Text: Praise to God Who Reigns Above
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #8678
Text: Jesu's Precious Name Excels
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #11220
Text: Mercy Speaks By Jesu's Blood
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #5592

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The Cyber Hymnal #8678

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The Cyber Hymnal #11220

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