Wonderful Grace of Jesus

Wonderful Grace of Jesus (1918) by Haldor Lillenas
Wonderful Grace of Jesus (1918) by Haldor Lillenas Haldor Lillenas‘ best known hymn is probably Wonderful Grace of Jesus. He wrote it during his pastorate at the Church of the Nazarene in Auburn, Illinois. He explains the origin of this gospel song:
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Shepherds! Shake off your drowsy sleep [song lyrics]

Shepherds! Shake off your drowsy sleep [song lyrics]
Song lyrics to Shepherds! Shake off your drowsy sleep – Traditional French carol; translator unknown, traditional French melody Shepherds Shake Off Your Drowsy Sleep,Rise and leave your silly sheep;Angels from heav’n around are singing,Tidings of great joy are bringing. Chorus; Shepherds, the chorus come and swell,Sing ” Noel,...
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Be Thou My Vision [hymn lyrics]

Hymn lyrics to Be Thou My Vision, Irish hymn, circa 8th century
Hymn lyrics to Be Thou My Vision, Irish hymn, circa 8th century Be Thou My Vision was written by an unknown Irish poet in the 8th century. In 1905, a scholar in Dublin, Ireland translated it into English. Eleanor Hull of Manchester, England later took Byrne’s translation and...
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Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring

Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (or simply "Joy") is the most common English title of a piece of music composed by Johann Sebastian Bach in 1723.
Song lyrics to Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring – by Johann Sebastian Bach Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (or simply “Joy”) is the most common English title of a piece of music derived from a chorale setting of the cantata Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, composed...
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Praise God, from Whom All Blessings Flow

Song lyrics to Praise God, from Whom All Blessings Flow by Thomas Ken
Song lyrics to Praise God, from Whom All Blessings Flow by Thomas Ken A doxology in widespread use, in some Protestant traditions commonly referred to simply as The Doxology or The Common Doxology, begins Praise God, from whom all blessings flow. These words were written in 1674 by...
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