My Mouth Shall Sing for Aye

My mouth shall sing for aye Thy tender mercies, Lord

Author: William Kuipers (1931)
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: William Kuipers

Born: 1883, Rochester, New York. Died: 1933, Passaic, New Jersey. Buried: Restlawn Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Kuipers emigrated from Friesland, Holland, to America, in the late 1880s, graduated from Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, and was ordained in the Christian Reformed Church. He served at the Second Christian Reformed Church of Fremont, Michigan (1914-19); Christian Reformed churches in Oakland, Michigan (1919-23); Dennis Avenue, Grand Rapids, Michigan (1923-27); and Summer Street, Passaic, New Jersey (1927-33). He wrote a number of poems, hymns, and psalm versifications.  Go to person page >

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First Line: My mouth shall sing for aye Thy tender mercies, Lord
Title: My Mouth Shall Sing for Aye
Author: William Kuipers (1931)
Language: English
Copyright: © 1976 Faith Alive Christian Resources




One of the best-known tunes from the Genevan Psalter, GENEVAN 89 was first published in the 1562 edition. Jacobus J.K. Kloppers (PHH 87) harmonized the tune for the Psalter Hymnal in 1985. The first line is repeated in the second, and all the lines have a similar rhythmic pattern, including the last…

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