As I journey through the land, singing as I go (O I want to see Him) – Organ

Lyrics

As I journey through the land, singing as I go
Pointing souls to Calvary, to the crimson flow,
Many arrows pierce my soul from without, within;
But my Lord leads me on, thro’ Him I must win.
Refrain:
O I want to see Him, look upon His face,
There to sing forever of His saving grace;
On the streets of Glory let me lift my voice;
Cares all past, home at last, ever to rejoice.

When in service for my Lord dark may be the night,
But I’ll cling more close to Him, He will give me light;
Satan’s snares may vex my soul, turn my tho’ts aside;
But my Lord goes ahead, leads whate’er betide. Refrain

When in valleys low I look t’ward the mountain height,
And behold my Saviour there, leading in the fight,
With a tender hand outstretched t’ward the valley low,
Guiding me, I can see, as I onward go. Refrain

When before me billows rise from the mighty deep,
Then my Lord directs my bark; He doth safely keep,
And He leads me gently on through this world below;
He’s a real Friend to me, O I love Him so. Refrain

Recordings

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Details

  • Tune: O I want to see Him
  • Meter: 12 12 D & Refrain
  • Style: Gospel
  • Composer and Lyricist: Rufus H. Cornelius (1872 – 1933)
  • Usage: Lent
  • Music and Lyrics Copyright Public Domain.
  • Performances Copyright ℗ 2019 Richard M S Irwin. Certain rights reserved

Just as I am, without one plea (Woodworth) – Organ

Hymn – Just as I am, without one plea – Lyrics

Just as I am, without one plea,
but that thy blood was shed for me,
and that thou bidst me come to thee,
O Lamb of God, I come.

Just as I am, though tossed about
with many a conflict, many a doubt,
fightings and fears within, without,
O Lamb of God, I come.

Just as I am, poor, wretched, blind;
sight, riches, healing of the mind,
yea, all I need in thee to find,
O Lamb of God, I come.

Just as I am, thou wilt receive,
wilt welcome, pardon, cleanse, relieve;
because thy promise I believe,
O Lamb of God, I come.

Just as I am, thy love unknown
hath broken every barrier down;
now, to be thine, yea thine alone,
O Lamb of God, I come.

Just as I am, of that free love
the breadth, length, depth and height to prove,
here for a season, then above,
O Lamb of God, I come.

Recordings

Standard setting in E Flat
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Lower setting in D
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Details

Tune: Woodworth
Meter: 88 86
Style: Victorian
Composer: William Batchelder Bradbury (1816 – 1868)
Lyricist: Charlotte Elliott (1789 – 1871)
Church Year: Lent
Music and Lyrics Public Domain.
Performance Copyright ℗ 2019 Richard M S Irwin. Certain rights reserved.

Majesty, worship His majesty (Majesty)

Lyrics

Lyrics Copyright © 1980 Rocksmith Music Inc.

Recording

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Details

  • Tune: Majesty
  • Style: Popular
  • Composer: Jack W Hayford (b. 1934)
  • Arranger: Richard Mark Stephen Irwin
  • Lyricist: Jack W Hayford (b. 1934)
  • Music and Lyrics Copyright © 1980 Rocksmith Music Inc. – recording not available for download until licence obtained.
  • Performance Copyright © 2007 Richard M S Irwin. Certain rights reserved.

May the road rise up to meet you (Gaelic Blessing)

Hymn – Gaelic Blessing – Lyrics

May the road rise up to meet you.
May the wind be always on your back.
May the sun shine warm upon your face.
May the rain fall soft upon your fields.
From now until we meet again,
May God hold you in the hollow of his hand.

Recording

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Details

  • Tune: Gaelic Blessing
  • Meter: 8 9 9 9 8 11
  • Style: Gaelic
  • Composer: Richard Mark Stephen Irwin (b. 1955)
  • Lyricist: Unknown with variations
  • Music Copyright © 2008 Richard M S Irwin, All Rights Reserved.
  • Performance Copyright © 2009 Richard M S Irwin. Certain rights reserved.

Meditations on the Angels (2nd Movement) – Prayer and Supplication

Dedication

These pieces are dedicated to Angelina Saunderson – fully qualified Archangel – who introduced me to another way of looking at the world.

The pieces are designed to be listened to while meditating.

Recording

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Details

  • Style: Meditation
  • Composer: Richard Mark Stephen Irwin (b. 1955)
  • Music Copyright © 2012 Richard M S Irwin, All Rights Reserved.
  • Performance Copyright ℗ 2012 Richard M S Irwin, All Rights Reserved.

Meditations on the Angels (1st Movement) – Rising Through the Spheres

Dedication

These pieces are dedicated to Angelina Saunderson – fully qualified Archangel – who introduced me to another way of looking at the world.

The pieces are designed to be listened to while meditating.

Recording

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Details

  • Style: Meditation
  • Composer: Richard Mark Stephen Irwin (b. 1955)
  • Music Copyright © 2012 Richard M S Irwin, All Rights Reserved.
  • Performance Copyright ℗ 2012 Richard M S Irwin, All Rights Reserved.

One more step along the world I go (Southcote)

Hymn – One more step along the world I go – Lyrics

Lyrics Copyright © Stainer & Bell Ltd, Permission being sought to publish.

Recording

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Details

  • Album: Wedding Songs
  • Tune: Southcote
  • Meter: 99 79 and Refrain
  • Style: Popular
  • Usage: Weddings, Funerals
  • Composer: Sydney Bertram Carter (1915 – 2004)
  • Arranger: Colin Hand
  • Lyricist: Sydney Bertram Carter (1915 – 2004)
  • Music and Lyrics Copyright © Stainer & Bell Ltd, All Rights Reserved.
  • Performance Copyright ℗ 2014 Richard M S Irwin. All rights reserved.

 

Our Father who art in Heaven (Caribbean Lord’s Prayer)

Hymn – Our Father who art in Heaven – Lyrics

Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowéd be Thy name.
Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done, hallowéd be Thy name, hallowéd be Thy name.

On earth as it is in heaven, hallowéd be Thy name.
Give us this day our daily bread, hallowéd be Thy name, hallowéd be Thy name.

Forgive us our tresspasses, hallowéd be Thy name,
As we forgive those who trespass againts us, hallowéd be Thy name, hallowéd be Thy name.

Lead us not into temptation, hallowéd be Thy name,
But deliver us from all that is evil, hallowéd be Thy name, hallowéd be Thy name.

For thine is the kingdom, the power and the glory, hallowéd be Thy name.
For ever and for ever and ever, hallowéd be Thy name, hallowéd be Thy name.

Amen, amen, it shall be so, hallowéd be Thy name.
Amen, amen, it shall be so, hallowéd be Thy name, hallowéd be Thy name.

Recording

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Details

  • Tune: Caribbean Lord’s Prayer
  • Style: Spiritual, Traditional Caribbean
  • Composer: Unknown
  • Arranger: Richard Mark Stephen Irwin
  • Lyricist: Unknown traditional
  • Music and Lyrics Copyright Public Domain
  • Performance Copyright © 2008 Richard M S Irwin. Certain rights reserved.

Requiem aeternam, dona eis, Domine (Lux Eterna)

Hymn – Requiem aeternam, dona eis, Domine – Lyrics

Latin

Requiem aeternam, dona eis, Domine.

Lux aeterna luceat eis, Domine,
Lux aeterna luceat eis, Domine,
Cum sanctis tuis in aeternum, quia pius es.
Cum sanctis tuis in aeternum, quia pius es.

Requiem aeternam, dona eis, Domine,
Et lux perpetua luceat eis. Amen
Et lux perpetua luceat eis. Amen, Amen, Amen.

Requiem aeternam, dona eis, Domine.

English Translation
Rest eternal grant them, O Lord.

Let light eternal shine on them, O Lord,
with thy saints forever, for thou art merciful.

Rest eternal grant them, O Lord,
and let perpetual light shine on them.

Recording

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Details

  • Tune: Lux Eterna
  • Meter: Irregular
  • Style: Aria
  • Composer: Richard Mark Stephen Irwin (b. 1955)
  • Lyricist: Unknown Latin Requiem Mass
  • Music Copyright © 2005 Richard M S Irwin
  • Lyrics Copyright Public Domain
  • Performance Copyright © 2008 Richard M S Irwin. Certain rights reserved.

Spirit of God (Skye Boat Song)

Hymn – Spirit of God – Lyrics

Refrain
Spirit of God, unseen as the wind,
Gentle as is the dove;
Touch us with love and teach us to sing
Joy to you Lord above.

Your voice the sound, heard in the wind,
O’er fields and hills you sing;
Now I can hear the joy, my Lord,
the peace your song will bring.

Refrain

Love in our hearts, praise in our prayers,
We follow on your way;
Lord of the sky, Lord of the Earth,
Answer us when we pray.

Refrain
Copyright © Richard M S Irwin 2008

Recording

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Details

  • Album: Wedding Songs
  • Tune: Skye boat song
  • Meter: 96 96 and Refrain
  • Style: Traditional Scottish
  • Usage: Pentecost, General, Weddings
  • Composer: Unknown
  • Arranger: Richard Mark Stephen Irwin
  • Lyricist: Richard Mark Stephen Irwin (b. 1955)
  • Music Copyright Public Domain
  • Lyrics Copyright © 2008 Richard Mark Stephen Irwin
  • Performance Copyright ℗ 2014 Richard M S Irwin. All rights reserved.