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70. Children of Jerusalem

Text Information
First Line: Children of Jerusalem
Title: Children of Jerusalem
Author: John Henley, 1800-42
Refrain First Line: Hark, hark, hark! while children's voices sing
Meter: 77 77 with refrain
Language: English
Publication Date: 1999
Topic: Seasons of the Christian Year: Palm Sunday; Songs Suitable for Children
Tune Information
Meter: 77 77 with refrain
Key: e♭ minor
Source: Curwen's Tune Book, 1842

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