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Prayer for her Extension

On thy Church, O Power Divine

Author: Harriet Auber
Tune: HULLAH (32124)
Published in 96 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 On Thy church, O Power Divine,
Cause Thy glorious face to shine;
Till the nations from afar
Hail her as their guiding star;
Till her sons from zone to zone
Make Thy great salvation known.

2 Then shall God, with lavish hand,
Scatter blessings o’er the land;
Earth shall yield her rich increase,
Every breeze shall whisper peace,
And the world’s remotest bound
With the voice of praise resound.


Source: The Cyber Hymnal #10465

Author: Harriet Auber

Auber, Harriet, daughter of Mr. James Auber, b. in London, Oct. 4, 1773. During the greater part of her quiet and secluded life she resided at Broxbourne and Hoddesdon, Herts, and died at the latter place on the 20th Jan., 1862. Miss Auber wrote devotional and other poetry, but only a portion of the former was published in her Spirit of the Psalms, in 1829. This collection is mainly her work, and from it some useful versions of the Psalms have been taken and included in modern hymn-books, about 20 appearing in Spurgeon's Our Own Hymn Book, 1866. Miss Auber's name is widely known, but it is principally through her exquisite lyric, "Our blest Redeemer, ere He breathed," and the Epiphany hymn, "Bright was the guiding star that led." (For criti… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: On thy Church, O Power Divine
Title: Prayer for her Extension
Author: Harriet Auber
Meter: 7.7.7.7
Source: Spirit of the Psalms
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #10465
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

Instances (1 - 96 of 96)
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A Collection of Hymns for the use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church in America #224

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A Collection of Hymns, for the Christian Church and Home #218

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #263

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #263

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #263

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #263

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #263

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #263

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #234

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #318

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship (Rev. ed. with supplement) #600

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #303

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #403

Cantica Laudis #d236

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Church Choral-Book #416

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Church Psalmody #P67.5

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Church Psalmody #P67e

Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d558

Conference Hymns and Tunes #d86

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Evangelical Hymns #169

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Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #365

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Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #462

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Hymn Book for Christian Worship #319

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Hymn Book for Christian Worship. 8th ed. #a319

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Hymn-Book of the Evangelical Association #699

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #779

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #779

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Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #959

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Hymns for Christian Devotion #308

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Hymns for Christian Devotion #308

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Hymns for Christian Melody #622

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Hymns for Public Worship #371

Hymns for Social Worship and Private Devotion #d120

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #533

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Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #533

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship #920

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #224

Hymns of the Millennial Dawn #ad216

Hymns of the Millennial Dawn, with Music #d216

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Laudes Domini #53

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Life-Time Hymns #174b

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Manual of Christian Psalmody #P67e

Mission Songs #d103

Missionary Hymns #d55

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Missionary Services and Hymnal #70

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New Hymn and Tune book #321g

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New Hymn and Tune Book #321g

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Offices of Worship and Hymns #1276

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Our New Hymnal #156

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Poems and Hymns of Dawn #217

Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d522

Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d645

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Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #P67.5

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Psalms and Hymns #P67d

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #763

Songs for Social and Public Worship. Rev. ed. #d328

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad868

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Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #b63

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #63

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #63

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Songs for the Sanctuary #63

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Songs for the Sanctuary #63

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Songs for the Sanctuary #63

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Songs of Praise #308

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Spiritual Songs for Social Worship #149

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Spiritual Songs for Social Worship #149

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Spiritual Songs for Social Worship #149

The Bay State Collection of Church Music #d140

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The Brethren Hymnody #83

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The Choir #214b

The Christian Psalmist #d532

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The Christian Psalmist; or, Watts' Psalms and Hymns #P67c

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The Christian Psalmist #P67c

The Church Hymn Book #d755

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The Congregational Hymn Book #800

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The Cyber Hymnal #10465

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The Disciples' Hymn Book #45

The Evangelical Hymn and Tune Book #d573

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The Gospel Psalmist #545

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The Heart and Voice #302a

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The Mozart Collection of Sacred Music #165

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The New Laudes Domini #85

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The New York Choralist #218

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The Psalmody #490

The Psaltery #d216

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The Sabbath School Harp #61

The Vestry Hymn Book #d354

Union Hymns #d314

Universalist Hymn Book #d403

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Vestry Harmonies #33a

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