I love the Lord, who died for me

I love the Lord, who died for me

Author: John Cennick
Tune: CAIRO
Published in 19 hymnals

Author: John Cennick

John Cennick was born at Reading, Berkshire, in the year 1717. He became acquainted with Wesley and Whitefield, and preached in the Methodist connection. On the separation of Wesley and Whitefield he joined the latter. In 1745, he attached himself to the Moravians, and made a tour in Germany to fully acquaint himself with the Moravian doctrines. He afterwards ministered in Dublin, and in the north of Ireland. He died in London, in 1755, and was buried in the Moravian Cemetery, Chelsea. He was the author of many hymns, some of which are to be found in every collection. --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I love the Lord, who died for me
Author: John Cennick
Refrain First Line: I'll be true to him, who died for me

Notes

I love the Lord Who died for me. J. Cennick. [Love to Christ.] From the English Moravian Hymn Book, 1789, No. 615 (ed. 1886, No. 462).

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

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Instances

Instances (1 - 19 of 19)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. (New and Rev. ed.) #798Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. Rev. ed. #d273
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. New and Revised ed. #992Page Scan
Asaph: or, The Choir Book #d120
Christian Hymn and Tune Book, for use in Churches, and for Social and Family Devotions #426Page Scan
Hymns and Offices of Worship: for use in schools: with an appendix of tunes #143Page Scan
Maynard's Selected Sabbath School Hymns. 4th ed. #d78
Offices of Worship and Hymns: principally for use in schools. with an appendix of tunes (2nd and rev. ed.) #143Page Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #335Page Scan
Selections from Warrior Songs for the White Cavalry, and Other Hymns. Special ed. for Campaign Use #d55
The American Tune Book (Carmina Sacra, enlarged) #d170
The Bible Hymn Book #d92
The Infant-School Hymn-Book #100Page Scan
The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #609Page Scan
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #335Page Scan
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #325aPage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d439
The Sabbath School Hymn and Tune Book: selected from the Sabbath hymn and tune book #143Page Scan
Warrior Songs for the White Cavalry #d40



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