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See, the Conqueror Mounts in Triumph

Christopher Wordsworth, the nephew of the famous William Wordsworth, was a bishop in the Church of England, historical and biblical scholar, and hymn-writer. One of his more well-known songs is the Ascension hymn,┬áSee, the Conqueror Mounts in Triumph. This is a big (you might even say “robust”) hymn, with rich lyrics, both beautiful and biblical. […]