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The Strife Is O'er - Anonymous (translated by Francis Pott)

The Strife Is O'er - Anonymous (translated by F...

This joyful hymn celebrates the battle that was won by Christ’s resurrection. The words first appeared anonymously in a Latin hymnal published in Germany in 1695, but some hymnologists believe...

The Strife Is O'er - Anonymous (translated by F...

This joyful hymn celebrates the battle that was won by Christ’s resurrection. The words first appeared anonymously in a Latin hymnal published in Germany in 1695, but some hymnologists believe...

He Hideth My Soul -Fanny Crosby

Christians find much comfort in reading and meditating on the Psalms. “He Hideth My Soul” is testimony to the fact that blind Fanny Crosby turned there to find comfort and...

He Hideth My Soul -Fanny Crosby

Christians find much comfort in reading and meditating on the Psalms. “He Hideth My Soul” is testimony to the fact that blind Fanny Crosby turned there to find comfort and...

Love Lifted Me -James Rowe

  This gospel song was written by James Rowe in 1912 and has been popular for over a century. It’s based on the biblical account of when Peter fixed his...

Love Lifted Me -James Rowe

  This gospel song was written by James Rowe in 1912 and has been popular for over a century. It’s based on the biblical account of when Peter fixed his...

Meet Me There -Fanny J. Crosby

Meet Me There -Fanny J. Crosby

  Fanny Crosby, who was known as “the blind poet,” was one of the most prolific hymn writers in history. She wrote poems even as a young girl, but she...

Meet Me There -Fanny J. Crosby

  Fanny Crosby, who was known as “the blind poet,” was one of the most prolific hymn writers in history. She wrote poems even as a young girl, but she...

The King of Love My Shepherd Is -Sir Henry W. Baker

The King of Love My Shepherd Is -Sir Henry W. B...

  Psalm 23 is the most familiar of all the Psalms. For centuries many composers have set the Shepherd’s Psalm to music with many different styles and forms. The words...

The King of Love My Shepherd Is -Sir Henry W. B...

  Psalm 23 is the most familiar of all the Psalms. For centuries many composers have set the Shepherd’s Psalm to music with many different styles and forms. The words...

Open My Eyes That I May See - Clara H. Scott

Open My Eyes That I May See - Clara H. Scott

    The exact date of the writing of "Open My Eyes That I May See" is unknown, but it first appeared in “Best Hymns No. 2,” published in 1895...

Open My Eyes That I May See - Clara H. Scott

    The exact date of the writing of "Open My Eyes That I May See" is unknown, but it first appeared in “Best Hymns No. 2,” published in 1895...