HERVEY'S LITANY

Composer: Frederick A. J. Hervey

Born: May 18, 1846, Westminster, Middlesex, England. Died: August 8, 1910, Norwich, England. Buried: St. Mary Magdalene’s Church, Sandringham, Norfolk, England. Son of Alfred, Lord Hervey, Frederick was educated at Marlborough and Trinity College, Cambridge (BA 1868, MA 1872). He was ordained a deacon in 1869, and priest in 1870. He served as Rector of Upton-Pyne, Devon (1876); Sandringham (1878-1907); Canon of Norwich (1897); and Domestic Chaplain to King Edward VII (1901). --www.hymntime.com/tch/ Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Frederick A. J. Hervey (1875)
Meter: 7.7.7.6
Incipit: 56711 67243 2165

Texts

Jesu, with Thy Church Abide

Jesu, with Thy Church abide,
Be her Savior, Lord, and Guide,
While on earth her faith is tried:
We beseech Thee, hear us.

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Instances

Instances (13)TextImageAudioScoreFlexscore
A First Book in Hymns and Worship #16Image
Church Hymnal, Mennonite: a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs ... 1st ed. [with Deutscher Anhang] #496
The Book of Praise #280a
The Book of Praise #299b
The Hymnal: as authorized and approved by the General Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America in the year of our Lord 1916 #473bTextImage
The Hymnal for Boys and Girls #158Text
The Hymnal of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America 1940 #233bImage
The Hymnal : published in 1895 and revised in 1911 by authority of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America : with the supplement of 1917 #274Image
The Hymnal, Revised and Enlarged, as adopted by the General Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America in the year of our Lord 1892 #526TextImage
The Hymnary for use in Baptist churches #168
The Hymnary of the United Church of Canada #168
The Mennonite Hymnal #379
The New Christian Hymnal #148Text



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