Present your bodies to the Lord

Present your bodies to the Lord

Author: William Barton
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: William Barton

Barton, William, born cir. 1603, and for some time Minister of St. Martin's, Leicester, died May 14, 1678. He was the author of one of the earliest collections of hymns, as distinct from Versions of the Psalms, in the English language. He was a friend of Richard Baxter, and it was at Baxter's request that he made four metrical renderings of the Te Deum (q. v.). His Hymns and Versions of the Psalms were numerous and were published as follows:— (1) The Book of Psalms in Metre, 1644, 2nd ed. 1645, 3rd ed. 1646, 4th ed. 1654. (2) Psalms & Hymns composed for the Public Thanksgiving, Oct. 24, 1651. This consists of versions of Ps. 48, 76, 46 and 135. A copy of this is in the Bodleian. (3) A Century of Select Hymns, known as the Chapter Hymns,… Go to person page >

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First Line: Present your bodies to the Lord
Author: William Barton

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A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. (New and Rev. ed.) #314Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. New and Revised ed. #361Page Scan
Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #467Page Scan
Hymns and Offices of Worship: for use in schools: with an appendix of tunes #120Page Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: principally for use in schools. with an appendix of tunes (2nd and rev. ed.) #120Page Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #1429Page Scan
The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #329Page Scan
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #1429Page Scan



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