JUST AS I AM

Composer: Joseph Barnby

Sir Joseph Barnby (12 August 1838 – 28 January 1896), English musical composer and conductor, son of Thomas Barnby, an organist, was born at York. He was a chorister at York Minster from the age of seven, was educated at the Royal Academy of Music under Cipriani Potter and Charles Lucas, and was appointed in 1862 organist of St. Andrew's, Wells Street, London, where he raised the services to a high degree of excellence. He was conductor of "Barnby's Choir" from 1864, and in 1871 was appointed, in succession to Charles Gounod, conductor of the Royal Albert Hall Choral Society, a post he held till his death. In 1875 he was precentor and director of music at Eton College, and in 1892 became principal of the Guildhall School of Music, rece… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Joseph Barnby (1883)
Meter: 8.8.8.6.8.6
Incipit: 56175 12333 34321
Key: A♭ Major

Texts

Just As I Am, Thine Own to Be

I Waited For The Lord Most High

I waited for the Lord Most High,
And He inclined to hear my cry;
He took me from destruction's pit
And from the miry clay;
Upon a rock He set my feet,
And steadfast made my way.
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O God of Mercy, God of Might

O God of mercy, God of might,
In love and pity infinite,
Teach us, as ever in Thy sight,
To live our life to Thee.
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Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #243
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The Cyber Hymnal #672
Text: Before Thy People, I Confess
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The Cyber Hymnal #1265
Text: Drawn to the Cross
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The Cyber Hymnal #3145
Text: I Waited for the Lord Most High
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The Cyber Hymnal #3462
Text: Just as I Am, Thine Own to Be
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Instances

Instances (29)TextImageAudioScoreFlexscore
African American Heritage Hymnal #344Image
Baptist Hymnal 1956 #249
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #243AudioScore
Christian Service Songs #142
Christian Worship: a hymnal #297
Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #387Text
Church Hymnal, Mennonite: a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs ... 1st ed. [with Deutscher Anhang] #415
Evangelical Lutheran Hymnary #458Text
Evangelical Lutheran Worship #714Image
Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #503
Hymnal of the Church of God #193
Hymns for the Living Church #371TextImage
Lutheran Service Book #560Text
Psalter Hymnal (Blue) #71
Revival Hymns and Choruses #430
Service Book and Hymnal, authorized by the Churches Cooperating in the Commission on the Liturgy and Hymnal #316a
Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #324
The Book of Praise #410a
The Cyber Hymnal #672TextAudioScore
The Cyber Hymnal #1265TextAudioScore
The Cyber Hymnal #3145TextAudioScore
The Cyber Hymnal #3462TextAudioScore
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 #477aImage
The Hymnbook #472
The Mennonite Hymnal #354
The Psalter: with responsive readings #111TextImage
Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #622TextImage
Worship and Service Hymnal: For Church, School, and Home #505TextImage
Worship and Song. (Rev. ed.) #147Image