Thou, who art enthroned above

Author: George Sandys

Sandys, George, son of Dr. Edwin Sandys, Archbishop of York, was born at Bishopthorpe Palace, York, in 1577, and educated at St. Mary Hall and Corpus Christi College, Oxford. For some years he devoted himself to travelling in Europe and Asia, and published in 1615 a curious account of his experiences. After visiting America, where he was for a time the Treasurer of the British Colony of Virginia, he became, on his return, a Gentleman of the Privy Chamber of Charles I. He died at Bexley Abbey, Kent, March 1643. His publications included his Traveller's Thanksgiving; the prose work on his travels, A Relation of a journey begun in 1610, &c, 1615; a translation of the Metamorphoses of Ovid; and Grotius's tragedy of Christ's Passion. His product… Go to person page >

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First Line: Thou, who art enthroned above
Author: George Sandys

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Thou Who art enthroned above. G. Sandys [Ps. xcii.] Published in his Paraphrase upon the Psalmes of David, 1636; again in his Paraphrases upon the Divine Poems (with which the Psalmes were incorporated), 1638; and again in later editions of the same. It is in 46 lines. In Biekersteth's Christian Psalmody, 1833, 24 lines, beginning with the first, were given as No. 237. This cento was repeated in the Leeds Hymn Book, 1853; the New Congregational Hymn Book, 1859, and others. Another cento is in the revised edition of the Wesleyan Hymn Book, 1875. It consists of 18 lines from the original paraphrase, and begins with the first line.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)

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A Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Sunday School #d242
A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for the Church and the Choir #103Page Scan
A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music, for the Sunday-school #10Page Scan
Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d908
Chapel Hymns and Services #d132
Christian Praise: hymns and tunes for public worship #306Page Scan
Christian Praise: hymns and tunes for the use of the Baptist churches #306Page Scan
Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #80Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #P92dPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #P92dPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #P92dPage Scan
Church Psalmody: or, hymns for public worship, selected from Dr. Watts's Psalms and Hymns, and the Congregational Hymn Book #305Page Scan
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #1012
Gloria Deo: a Collection of Hymns and Tunes for Public Worship in all Departments of the Church #62AudioPage Scan
Harmonia Sacra: a Compilation of Psalm and Hymn Tunes [from the most celebrated European masters] #231Page Scan
Harmony in Praise #d224
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d733
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #255Page Scan
Hymns and Anthems adapted for Jewish Worship #142Page Scan
Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #1004Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #89Page Scan
Hymns of Worship: Designed for Use Especially in the Lecture Room, the Prayer Meeting and the Family #55Page Scan
Life-Time Hymns #11Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #57Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #325Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #P92.3Page Scan
Sacred Lyrics #d149
School and College Hymnal #d161
School and College Hymnal: a collection of hymns and of selections for responsive readings #102Page Scan
Services for Congregational Worship #21Page Scan
Songs for Social and Public Worship #S45Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad1128
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #142Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #142Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #142Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #142Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #142Page Scan
Songs for the School #d171
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #881Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #57Page Scan
The Canadian Baptist Hymnal for the use of Churches and Families #d640
The Child's Hymn Book #125Page Scan
The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d904
The Friends' Hymnal, a Collection of Hymns and Tunes for the Public Worship of the Society #d632
The Halifax Selection of Hymns: intended as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d416
The Harp #132Page Scan
The Jewel: a selection of hymns and tunes for the Sabbath school, designed as a supplement to "The Gem" #160Page Scan
The Morning Hour: a daily song-service with responsive selections for schools #60Page Scan
The Mozart Collection of Sacred Music: containing melodies, chorals, anthems and chants, harmonized in four parts; together with the celebrated Christus and Miserere by ZIngarelli #166Page Scan
The New Hymn and Tune Book #d456
The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #180Page Scan
The Psaltery #d278
The School Hymn and Tune Book #d193
The School Hymnary #d199
The Service of Song for Baptist Churches #d896
The Service of Praise #d328
The Students' Hymnal; hymns of praise, with selections from scripture for reading and chanting #67Page Scan
Union Hymnal #d105
Worship in Song: a selection of hymns and tunes for the Service of the Sanctuary #S389Page Scan



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