SALAMIS (12323)Published in 5 hymnals
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I think when I read that sweet story of old,
When Jesus was here among men,
How He called little children as lambs to His fold,
I should like to have been with them then.
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This is very similar to SALAMIS (12333), but the contour of the melody is strikingly different in the second phrase.
|Instances (5)||First Line||Text Title||Refrain First Line||Authors||Composers||Meter||Scripture||Tune Title||Tune Key||Incipit||Languages||Publication Date|
|Service Songs for Young People's Societies, Sunday Schools and Church Prayer Meetings #180||I think, when I read that sweet story of old||I Think, When I Read That Sweet Story||Mrs. J. Luke||[I think, when I read that sweet story of old]||E Flat Major||English||1913|
|The Book of Common Praise, being the Hymn Book of The Church of England in Canada (revised 1938) #693b||I think when I read that sweet story of old||Jemima Luke||Irregular||SALAMIS||E Flat Major||1939|
|The Book of Praise #738a||I think, when I read that sweet story of old||Jemima Luke, 1813 - 1906||Rhys Thomas||Irregular||Matthew 18:2||SALAMIS||F Major or modal||English||1918|
|The Church Hymnal: revised and enlarged in accordance with the action of the General Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America in the year of our Lord 1892. (Ed. B) #562||I think when I read that sweet story of old||J. Luke||10.10.10.10.10.10||SALAMIS||F Major or modal||1898|
|The Presbyterian Book of Praise: approved and commended by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in Canada, with Tunes #567||I think when I read that sweet story of old||Jemima Luke||Irregular||Matthew 18:2-6||SALAMIS||F Major or modal||English||1897|