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Arthur S. Sullivan (PHH 46) composed CONSTANCE for James G. Small's hymn text "I've Found a Friend, O Such a Friend"; the sentiment of that text explains the tune title. That text and tune were published in the Swedenborgian New Church Hymn Book (1874).
CONSTANCE is a solid Victorian tune with a fi…
Display Title: The word of God is solid groundFirst Line: The word of God is solid groundTune Title: THE WORD OF GODAuthor: anonymous; Harris J. LoewenDate: 1992Source: Ausbund, 1564; Assembly Songs, 1983
Display Title: The Word of God Is Solid GroundFirst Line: The Word of God is solid groundTune Title: CONSTANCEAuthor: Anonymous; Harris J. Loewen, 1953-Meter: 220.127.116.11.D.Scripture: Matthew 7:24-25; 2 Timothy 2:8-10Date: 1996Subject: God | Power; Protection | ; Word and Teaching |
Display Title: The Word of God Is Solid GroundFirst Line: The word of God is solid groundTune Title: THE WORD OF GODAuthor: Harris J. LoewenMeter: 18.104.22.168 D IambicScripture: Psalm 1:1-3; Psalm 40:7-10; Psalm 119:1-5; Matthew 7:24-27; Luke 6:46-49; 2 Timothy 3:16-17Date: 2020Subject: Confessing Faith | ; Discipleship | ; Heritage | 16th-Century Anabaptist; Law | ; Mission | ; Obedience | ; Suffering |Source: adapt. Harris J. Loewen (Canada), Assembly Songs; anon., ca. 1550, Ausbund (present-day Germany), 1583