[Yield not to temptation] (Palmer)

[Yield not to temptation] (Palmer)

Composer: Horatio R. Palmer
Published in 204 hymnals

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Composer: Horatio 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

Title: [Yield not to temptation] (Palmer)
Composer: Horatio R. Palmer
Meter: D with refrain
Incipit: 33432 21121 76671
Key: A Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Instances (1 - 23 of 23)

African American Heritage Hymnal #429

Ambassador Hymnal #487

Celebremos Su Gloria #431

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Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #719

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #457

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Hymns of Faith #399


Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #770


Lift Every Voice and Sing II #170

Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #426

Rejoice Hymns #419

Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #276


Small Church Music #505

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Songs of Zion #62

Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #305

The Christian Life Hymnal #454


The Cyber Hymnal #7795

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The New National Baptist Hymnal #188

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The New National Baptist Hymnal (21st Century Edition) #244

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This Far By Faith #195


Timeless Truths #157

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Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #582

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Zion still Sings #66


生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #384

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