Thou who dwell'st 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 dwell'st enthroned above
Author: George Sandys

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HENDON

HENDON was composed by Henri A. Cesar Malan (b. Geneva, Switzerland, 1787; d. Vandoeuvres, Switzerland, 1864) and included in a series of his own hymn texts and tunes that he began to publish in France in 1823, and which ultimately became his great hymnal Chants de Sion (1841). HENDON is thought to…

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A Book of Hymns and Tunes: for the Sunday-School, the Congregation and Home: 2nd ed. #63Page Scan
A Church of England Hymn Book #589
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #85Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #85Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #85Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #85Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #85Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #85Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #6Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (2nd ed. Enl. and Imp.) #45Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (6th ed.) #45Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms, for Social and Private Worship. (11th ed.) #45Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms: for social and private worship (3rd ed. corr.) #45Page Scan
Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #117Page Scan
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #111Page Scan
Hymns and Tunes for the Sunday School, the Congregation and the Home #d171
Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d439
Hymns for Public Worship #22Page Scan
Hymns for Social Worship and Private Devotion #d158
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #441Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #441Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit #114Page Scan
Melodies and Hymns for Divine Service in Appleton Chapel #d59
Schools Lyrics #d225
The Disciples' Hymn Book: a collection of hymns and chants for public and private devotion #212Page Scan
The Psalms of Life: A Compilation of Psalms, Hymns, Chants, Anthems, &c. Embodying the Spiritual, Progressive and Reformatory Sentiment of the Present Age #249Page Scan
The Public School Hymnal, for the Use of High Schools and Seminaries. New and enl. ed. #d257
The Public School Hymnal: for the use of high schools and seminaries #44Page Scan
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #28cPage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d1082
The Springfield Collection of Hymns for Sacred Worship #122Page Scan
Worship in the School Room #d170
Worship in the School Room: a manual of devotion intended especially for the school, also adapted to the family #30Page Scan



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