[Yield not to temptation] (Palmer)

[Yield not to temptation] (Palmer)

Composer: H. R. Palmer
Published in 160 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 - 18 of 18)

African American Heritage Hymnal #429

Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #487

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Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #719

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Hymns of Faith #399


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


Lift Every Voice and Sing II: an African American hymnal #170

Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #426

Rejoice Hymns #419

Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #276


Small Church Music #505


Songs of Zion #62

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


The Cyber Hymnal #7795

The New National Baptist Hymnal #188

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This Far By Faith: an African American resource for worship #195


Timeless Truths #157

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Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #582


生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #384

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