Save Us, Lord from War's Illusions

Author: F. Richard Garland

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First Line: Save us, Lord, from war's illusions,
Title: Save Us, Lord from War's Illusions
Author: F. Richard Garland
Meter: 8.7.8.7 D
Language: English
Notes: This hymn may be copies and used in congregational worship from http://www.umcdiscipleship.org/resources/save-us-lord-from-wars-illusions-beecher
Copyright: © 2007 F. Richard Garland

Tune

BEECHER

John Zundel's BEECHER (named after Henry Ward Beecher, his pastor) was first published in his Christian Heart Songs (1870) as a setting for Charles Wesley's "Love Divine, All Loves Excelling" (568). The tune is also known as ZUNDEL. Approximating the shape of a rounded bar form (AA'BA'), BEECHER is…

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