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I adore Thee, I adore Thee!

Author: W. J. Sparrow-Simpson Appears in 11 hymnals Hymnal Title: Calvin Hymnary Project


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Composer: J. Stainer Appears in 6 hymnals Hymnal Title: Gloria Deo Tune Key: E Flat Major Incipit: 32214 33234 56543 Used With Text: I Adore Thee, I Adore Thee


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I adore thee, I adore thee

Author: William James Sparrow Simpson Hymnal: Choir Favorites. Vol. 6 #d12 (1973) Hymnal Title: Choir Favorites. Vol. 6
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I Adore Thee, I Adore Thee

Author: J. S. Simpson Hymnal: Gloria Deo #394 (1901) Hymnal Title: Gloria Deo First Line: I adore Thee, I adore Thee Topics: Love and Gratitude Languages: English Tune Title: CRUCIFIXION
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I adore Thee, I adore Thee

Author: J. S. Simpson Hymnal: In Excelsis #473 (1897) Hymnal Title: In Excelsis Languages: English


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W. J. Sparrow-Simpson

1859 - 1952 Person Name: Rev. W. J. Sparrow Simpson Hymnal Title: The Book of Common Praise Author of "I adore thee, I adore thee" in The Book of Common Praise Simpson, William John Sparrow, M.A., was educated at Trin. College, Camb., B.A. 1882, M.A. 1886. Ordained in 1882, he held various appointments until 1904, when he became Chaplain to St. Mary's Hospital, Great Ilford. He has published several works, including a Memoir of Dr. W. S. Simpson, 1899. He contributed "All for Jesus—all for Jesus" (All for Jesus), and "Jesus, the Crucified, prays for me" (Passiontide), to C. W. A. Brooke's Additional Hymns, 1901). These hymns originally appeared in Sir J. Stainer's cantata The Crucifixion, 1887, the book of words of which was compiled by Mr. Simpson. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)

John Stainer

1840 - 1901 Person Name: Sir John Stainer Hymnal Title: The Book of Common Praise Composer of "ADORATION" in The Book of Common Praise


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