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St. Joseph the Hymnographer   1 comment

Above:  Icon of St. Joseph the Hymnographer

Image in the Public Domain

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St. Joseph the Hymnographer (d. 886), the “Sweet-Voiced Nightingale of the Church,” was an Orthodox defender of icons during the Iconoclastic Controversy and the author of about 1000 hymns and liturgical poems.

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Stars of the Morning, So Gloriously Bright:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2018/01/22/stars-of-the-morning-so-gloriously-bright/

And Wilt Thou Pardon, Lord:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2018/01/22/and-wilt-thou-pardon-lord/

The Things of Earth in the Earth Let us Lay:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2018/01/22/the-things-of-the-earth-in-the-earth-let-us-lay/

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Posted January 22, 2018 by neatnik2009 in Sources JKL

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St. John of Damascus   1 comment

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Above:  St. John of Damascus

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St. John of Damascus (675 or 676-749 or 754 or 780) was an influential theologian, monk, priest, orator, poet, hymn writer.  Some of his texts, in English translations, have enriched English-language hymnody, especially in Anglican traditions, since the 1800s.

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Come, Ye Faithful, Raise the Strain:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2016/09/21/come-ye-faithful-raise-the-strain/

Thou Hallowed Chosen Morn of Praise:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2016/09/21/thou-hallowed-chosen-morn-of-praise/

What Sweet of Life Endureth:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2016/09/21/what-sweet-of-life-endureth/

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Posted September 21, 2016 by neatnik2009 in Sources JKL

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Lucy Larcom   1 comment

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Above:  Lucy Larcom

Image Source = hymntime.com

Lucy Larcom (1826-1893), a U.S. Congregationalist who became an Episcopalian, taught subjects including literature, history, botany, logic, and moral philosophy.

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I Thank Thee, Lord, for Precious Things:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2015/07/28/i-thank-thee-lord-for-precious-things/

Draw Thou My Soul, O Christ:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2012/08/09/draw-thou-my-soul-o-christ/

O God, Thy World is Sweet with Prayer:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2015/07/28/o-god-thy-world-is-sweet-with-prayer/

Dear Lord, Each Selfish Thought We Think:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2017/07/03/dear-lord-each-selfish-thought-we-think/

O Spirit, Whose Name is the Saviour:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2017/07/03/o-spirit-whose-name-is-the-saviour/

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Posted July 28, 2015 by neatnik2009 in Sources JKL

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Milton S. Littlefield   1 comment

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Above:  Long Island Sound, 1869

Created by Currier & Ives

Image Source = Library of Congress

Reproduction Number = LC-DIG-pga-04923

Milton Smith Littlefield, Jr. (1864-1934) was a Presbyterian (Church in the U.S.A.) then Congregationalist minister and a hymnal editor.

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Come, O Lord, Like Morning Sunlight:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2015/07/26/come-o-lord-like-morning-sunlight/

O Son of Man, Thou Madest Known:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2015/07/26/o-son-of-man-thou-madest-known/

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Posted July 26, 2015 by neatnik2009 in Sources JKL

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Matthias Loy   1 comment

Luther Rose

Above:  The Luther Rose

Scan by Kenneth Randolph Taylor

Matthias Loy (1828-1915) served as the President of Capital University, Columbus, Ohio (1830-), and of the Evangelical Lutheran Joint Synod of Ohio and Other States (1818-1930).

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Lord, Open Thou My Heart to Hear:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2015/02/06/lord-open-thou-my-heart-to-hear/

Jesus, Thou Art Mine Forever:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2015/02/06/jesus-thou-art-mine-forever/

Thy Table I Approach:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2015/05/16/thy-table-i-approach/

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Posted February 6, 2015 by neatnik2009 in Sources JKL

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John Julian   1 comment

John Julian

Above:  John Julian

Image Source = The Cyber Hymnal

John Julian (1839-1913) was an Anglican priest, a hymn writer, a hymn translator, and a great hymnologist.

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Father of All, to Thee:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2015/01/18/father-of-all-to-thee/

Hark! the Voice Eternal:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2015/01/18/hark-the-voice-eternal/

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Posted January 18, 2015 by neatnik2009 in Sources JKL

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Magnus Brostrup Landstad   1 comment

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Above:  The Flag of Norway

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Magnus Brostrup Landstad (1802-1880) was a Norwegian Lutheran minister and poet.

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There Shall Many Come:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2013/09/28/there-many-shall-come/

Awake, Thou That Sleepest:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2014/11/17/awake-thou-that-sleepest/

Lord God, Our Father:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2015/04/27/lord-god-our-father/

Before Thee, God, Who Knowest All:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2015/04/27/before-thee-god-who-knowest-all/

I Come to Thee, O Blessed Lord:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2015/04/27/i-come-to-thee-o-blessed-lord/

Speak, O Lord, Thy Servant Heareth:

https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2015/05/02/speak-o-lord-thy-servant-heareth/

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Posted November 17, 2014 by neatnik2009 in Sources JKL

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