[Yield not to temptation] (Palmer)

[Yield not to temptation] (Palmer)

Composer: H. R. Palmer
Published in 158 hymnals

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Composer: H. R. Palmer

Palmer, Horatio Richmond, MUS. DOC, was born April 26, 1834. He is the author of several works on the theory of music; and the editor of some musical editions of hymnbooks. To the latter he contributed numerous tunes, some of which have attained to great popularity, and 5 of which are in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs and Solos, London, 1881. His publications include Songs of Love for the Bible School; and Book of Anthems, the combined sale of which has exceeded one million copies. As a hymnwriter he is known by his "Yield not to temptation," which was written in 1868, and published in the National Sunday School Teachers' Magazine, from which it passed, with music by the author, into his Songs of Love, &c, 1874, and other collections. In A… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: H. R. Palmer
Meter: D with refrain
Incipit: 33432 21121 76671
Key: A Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Instances (1 - 17 of 17)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
African American Heritage Hymnal #429Text
Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #487
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #719Tune InfoScoreAudio
Hymns of Faith #399TextPage Scan
Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #770Text
Lift Every Voice and Sing II: an African American hymnal #170Text
Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #426
Rejoice Hymns #419
Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #276
Small Church Music #505Audio
Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #305
The Cyber Hymnal #7795TextScoreAudio
The New National Baptist Hymnal #188
This Far By Faith: an African American resource for worship #195TextPage Scan
Timeless Truths #157TextAudio
Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #582TextPage Scan
生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #384Text
Include 141 pre-1979 instances
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