Christ is the world’s true Light (Rinkart – Kommt Seelen) Lyrics
Tune: Rinkart (Kommt Seelen)
Meter: 67 67 66 66
Style: Baroque, Carol
Church Year: Christmas, Epiphany
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750)
Lyricist: George Wallace Briggs (1875 – 1959)
Music Copyright Public Domain
Lyrics Copyright Oxford University Press
Performance Copyright ℗ 2013 Richard M S Irwin. All rights reserved.
For the beauty of the earth (England’s Lane) – Organ Hymn – For the beauty of the earth – Lyrics
For the beauty of the earth,
For the beauty of the skies,
For the love which from our birth
Over and around us lies,
Lord of all, to thee we raise
This our grateful hymn of praise.
For the beauty of each hour
Of the day and of the night,
Hill and vale, and ...
Glorious things of Thee are spoken (Abbot’s Leigh) Hymn – Glorious things of thee are spoken – Lyrics
Glorious things of thee are spoken,
Zion, city of our God!
He, Whose Word cannot be broken,
Formed thee for His own abode.
On the Rock of Ages founded,
What can shake thy sure repose?
With salvation’s walls surrounded,
Thou may’st smile at all thy foes.
See! the streams of living waters,
Springing from eternal ...
I heard the voice of Jesus say (Kingsfold) – Organ See Also I heard the voice of Jesus say (Kingsfold) – Woodwind and Strings
Hymn – I heard the voice of Jesus say – Lyrics
I heard the voice of Jesus say,
“Come unto Me and rest;
Lay down, thou weary one, lay down,
Thy head upon My breast.”
I came to Jesus as I was,
Weary and worn and sad;
I found in ...
Lord, Thy Church on Earth is seeking (Abbot’s leigh) Hymn – Lord, Thy Church on Earth is seeking – Lyrics
Lord, Thy Church on Earth is seeking
Thy renewal from above;
Teach us all the art of speaking
With the accent of Thy love.
We would heed Thy great commission;
“Go ye into every place;
Preach, baptize, fulfill My mission,
Serve with love and share My grace.”
Freedom give to those in bondage,
O Jesus, I have promised (Wolvercote – 5 Verses) – Organ Hymn – O Jesus, I have promised – Lyrics
O Jesus, I have promised to serve Thee to the end;
Be Thou forever near me, my Master and my Friend;
I shall not fear the battle if Thou art by my side,
Nor wander from the pathway if Thou wilt be my Guide.
O let me feel Thee near me! ...
When a knight won his spurs (Stowy) Hymn – When a knight won his spurs – Lyrics
When a knight won his spurs, in the stories of old,
He was gentle and brave, he was gallant and bold;
With a shield on his arm and a lance in his hand,
For God and for valour he rode through the land.
No charger have I, and no sword ...