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Some famous hymns and their authors

Laura Grover Smith

Some famous hymns and their authors

by Laura Grover Smith

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Published by The Cosmopolitan Magazine in [S.l.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hymns,
  • History and criticism,
  • Hymn writers,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    From the Cosmopolitan magazine for January 1904.

    Other titlesBenson collection of hymnals and hymnology
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 321-328 :
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25494721M

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    Read Hymn-Writers and Their Hymns from author Samuel Woolcock Christophers. Find more Christian classics for theology and Bible study at Bible Study Tools. Unfortunately, today many of the beloved hymns of the past are falling by the wayside. I want to remind you of some of these great hymns. Hopefully you still sing them in church today, but if not, I hope to take you back to your childhood. This e-book gives the histories behind thirty of the most popular hymns .

    Complete Book of Hymns. Of course, this isn’t the first book of hymn stories to be written. Mid-nineteenth century author Hezekiah Butterworth may have been one of the first. But no previous book of hymn stories has included as many different styles of Christian music and as many stories—about six hundred—as this book. Charles Wesley wrote 8, hymns (at least three times the output of poet William Wordsworth). Dr. Frank Baker calculated that Charles Wesley wrote an average of 10 lines of verse every day for


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Hymns and Their Authors: How Some of Our Best Known Hymns Came to Be Written (Classic Reprint) Paperback – Febru by W. Jones (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ — Paperback "Please retry" $Author: W. Jones. Hymns based on the great themes of the Christian message have their own unique ministry to mind and heart, renewing faith and hope in God especially in days of spiritual decline and apathy.

In this work, Faith Cook traces the development of the Christian hymn from the early period of the Christian Church to the present day/5(4). PREFACE. THE Author of this very practical treatise on Scotch Loch - Fishing desires clearly that it may be of use to all who had it.

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Famous Hymns and Their Authors by Francis Arthur Jones. Publication date Publisher Hodder and Stoughton Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of University of Wisconsin - Madison Language English.

Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Wisconsin - Madison and uploaded to the Pages: In Dr. John Rippon published A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors as a supplement to Isaac Watts’ classic Psalms and Hymns.

The book was an immense success. “The remarkable feature of the book,” writes Louis Benson, “is the great number of original hymns secured by. Isaac Watts () was an English pastor, preacher, poet, and hymn writer.

Wrote about hymns including When I Survey the Wondrous Cross, Am I a Soldier of the Cross, and Joy to the World. Considered the founder of English hymnody and children's hymnody.

Published books of poetry, hymns, and three volumes of theological discourses. These online, free lyrics to the 50 Most Loved Hymn collection can be printed and used to create a personalised hymn book.

Many English and German Hymns and Christian songs have been included featuring the words and lyrics of writers such as Martin Luther, Charles Wesley and poets such as William Blake. The 50 Most Loved Hymns are listed in.

Complete, fully searchable information about Twenty-Four Memory Hymns and Their Stories, with page scans. The background of the hymns and songs we sing can be quite fascinating. We recently released a choral octavo based on a Russian hymn that we felt had a story worth telling.

May this piece remind us of the thousands of Christians who, in-spite of great persecution, stood for the cause of Christ.

The arranger Read more. Yattendon Hymnal () The English Hymnal (, ) - edited by Percy Dearmer, used in Anglo-Catholic churches. The New English Hymnal () Supplemented by New English Praise () Songs of Grace and Glory () – an ultra- Calvinist book edited by Charles B.

Snepp, Vicar of Perry Barr in Birmingham, England. In addition to the hymn stories, Be Still, My Soul includes the musical score, lyrics, and in-depth biographies of 12 of the most-prolific hymn writers, singers, and composers.

Whether you are new to hymns or have cherished them for a long time, you’ll enjoy this illuminating book on the stories behind some of the most popular hymns you sing. Hymn Writers. Who are these hymn writers. What kind of life did they lived and what led them to write the hymns they wrote.

What are the stories behind these hymns. These are some of the questions that we will discuss here in this section of Great Christian Hymns. Hymn Writers. Addison, Joseph () Annie Sherwood Hawks (). Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jones, Francis Arthur.

Famous hymns and their authors. London, Hodder and. Famous hymns and their authors. [Francis Arthur Jones] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library.

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Hymns and their authors: how some of our best known hymns came to be written Item Preview remove-circle. There are so many great Christian authors that are being published these days, it’s hard to try to pick a favorites list.

This is a list of 20 famous Christian authors who have inspired and captivated millions. These writers are great references for anyone looking for a great read from the religious genre. We have some world renowned pastors on our list such as Billy Graham, and Rick Warren.

Montgomery is best remembered for more than hymns, most of them written in the early s when he was serving as a pastor in Liverpool. A few came later, such as “Angels from the Realms of Glory,” which first appeared as a poem in his newspaper on Christmas Eve of He published his collection as Montgomery’s Original Hymns.

Ken Osbeck tells the story in his book Hymn Stories. Instead of thinking God was punishing him, Scriven cherished God’s friendship through all of this hardship—a friendship he discovered in prayer. May we learn that our relationship with God will grow the same way—in prayer.

“It Is Well With My Soul”. Hymns and Their Writers by Strahan, Jack and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Browse our growing database of Christian Hymns sorted by Year Authored.

Articles | First Advent Prophecies Fulfilled Hymns by Author Hymns by Composer Hymns by Highest Note. Hymns by Meter Hymns by Tune Hymns by Year Authored Request your free book, Ultimate Resource.

From one such book came a famous children’s hymn entitled “Jesus Loves Me.” The book itself was a bestseller rivaled only by “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” at the time. When the sisters weren’t writing they also taught the Bible to some of the recruits from the military academy.„Oldest hymn for which the author is known „“Shepherd of Tender Youth” – Clement of Alexandria (AD) „Translated from Greek to English by Henry Dexter () „First hymn in.

This blog exists to share the history and lyrics of popular hymns and old hymns that people have come to love over the years.

It is only when you go behind what led to the authors writing these songs that you start to appreciate the message of these songs.