Christ is our cornerstone (Samuel Sebastian Wesley)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2009-12-26). Score information: A4, 1 page, 19 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
- Editor: John Henry Fowler (submitted 2007-11-14). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 23 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: From the Cyber Hymnal™.
Description: The words are a translation of the Latin hymn, Angularis fundamentum lapis, from Hymns of the Primitive Church, by Rev. John Chandler. The tune presumably dates from the time that Wesley was organist at Leeds Parish Church, Yorkshire. (Harewood is near Leeds)
Original text and translations
1 Christ is our cornerstone,
3 Here, gracious God, do thou