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Commit Thou All Thy Griefs

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1) The Almanac. Click on the month you want in the side-bar, then the specific date. The blog will tell you what happened in hymn history on that day. 1,006 more words

God's Care

W(h)ither the Great Lutheran Hymns? - Trinity 13: "Jesus Thy Boundless Love To Me"

We begin today’s hymnological examination with some wise words from Pastor David Peterson:

If we are to debate practices — and we must — then we will denigrate.

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Liturgy

Boundless Love

Jesus, Thy boundless love to me no thought can reach, no tongue declare; Unite my thankful heart to Thee, and reign without a rival there!  Thine wholly, Thine alone I am; be Thou alone my constant flame. 238 more words

Via crucis (Kreuzweg)

Ich will unter euch nichts anderes wissen als IX und ihn als den Gekreuzigten

Sei mir tausendmal gegrüßet, der mich je und je geliebt, Jesus, der du selbst gebüßet das, womit ich dich betrübt; ach, wie ist mir doch so wohl, wenn ich knien und liegen soll an dem Kreuze, da du stirbest und um meine Seele wirbest. 1,123 more words

Salve Salus Mea Deus

This hymn forms part V of the poem “Salve Mundi Salutare” and is dedicated to the Breast of Jesus. Traditionally this hymn has been attributed to St. 435 more words

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Salve Iesu, Summe Bonus

This hymn forms part IV of the poem “Salve Mundi Salutare” and is dedicated to the Side of Jesus. Traditionally this hymn has been attributed to St. 509 more words

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Salve, Salve Iesu Bone

This hymn forms part III of the poem “Salve Mundi Salutare” and is dedicated to the Hands of Jesus. Traditionally this hymn has been attributed to St. 473 more words

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