[Christ our Redeemer died on the cross]

[Christ our Redeemer died on the cross]

Composer: John G. Foote
Published in 98 hymnals

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Composer: John G. Foote

Rv John G Foote USA 1854-1901. Probably born in Salina, IA, John and his brother were Presbyterians. John married Janet Ann Macindoe. He and his brother evangelized in the Chicago area in the 1890s. His hymn was published in 1892, but not copyrighted, as Foote was against copyright. John Perry  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Christ our Redeemer died on the cross]
Composer: John G. Foote
Meter: with refrain
Incipit: 55653 66154 45426
Key: C Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • The Evangelistic Piano Hymnal: Over 270 stylistic arrangements with "runs" and "fill-ins"
    Composer/Editor David Smither
    Published By: Trinity House Publishing, Inc. (1976) pp. 156

Piano Solo

  • Piano Preludes
    Composer/Editor Gina Y. Sprunger
    Published By: SoundForth (2006) pp. 32

Piano and Organ Duet

  • A Song in My Heart: Gospel Duets for Piano and Organ
    Composer/Editor W. Elmo Mercer
    Published By: Stamps-Baxter Music (1989) pp. 32


Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #735
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #7368
Text: When I See the Blood
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)


Instances (1 - 13 of 13)

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #735

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Hymns of Faith #357

Praise for the Lord (Expanded Edition) #737

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Rejoice Hymns #317

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Sacred Selections for the Church #200

Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #89


Small Church Music #876

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Soul-stirring Songs and Hymns (Rev. ed.) #20

The Christian Life Hymnal #260


The Cyber Hymnal #7368


Timeless Truths #756

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Worship and Service Hymnal #219

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Yes, Lord! #248

Include 85 pre-1979 instances
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