Make wide the door, unbar the gate

Author: N. J. Hom

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First Line: Make wide the door, unbar the gate
Author: N. J. Hom

Tune

VOM HIMMEL HOCH

Initially Luther used the folk melody associated with his first stanza as the tune for this hymn. Later he composed this new tune for his text. VOM HIMMEL HOCH was first published in Valentin Schumann's Geistliche Lieder in 1539. Johann S. Bach (PHH 7) used Luther's melody in three places in his wel…

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Instances

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Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #9
Include 1 pre-1979 instance



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