'Tis God the Father we adore

'Tis God the Father we adore

Author: Maria Grace Saffery
Published in 21 hymnals

Author: Maria Grace Saffery

Saffery, Maria Grace, née Horsey [sic. Andrews], born in 1773, and died March, 1858, was daughter of the Rev. J. Horsey, [sic. She was not the daughter of J. Horsey. J. Horsey was a friend of her husband's] of Portsea, and wife of the Rev. Mr. Saffery, pastor of the Baptist Church at Salisbury. Early in life she published a short poem and a romance, and in 1834, a volume entitled Poems on Sacred Subjects (London, Hamilton, Adams & Co.). Mrs. Saffery was a gifted and accomplished woman. At the suggestion of her husband, and of her son, the Rev. P. J. Saffery, she wrote many hymns for special occasions. She contributed ten to Dr. Leifchild's collection, and others to the Baptist Magazine and other periodicals. Some time before 1818 she wrote… Go to person page >

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First Line: 'Tis God the Father we adore
Author: Maria Grace Saffery



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Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d934
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d952
Gospel Light, or Hymns and Tunes for all Occasions of Christian Work and Worship #d444
Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (7th ed.) #S107Page Scan
Sacred Poetry #170Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #1470Page Scan
The Baptist Hymnal, for Use in the Church and Home #529Page Scan
The Baptist Hymnal. Shaped notes ed. #d602
The Baptist Praise Book #748Page Scan
The Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for use in social meetings. #425Page Scan
The Centennial Hymnal #d413
The Christian hymnal: a collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship; in two parts (Rev.) #635Page Scan
The Christian Hymnist #d556
The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d931
The National Baptist Hymn Book #d546
The National Baptist Hymnal: arranged for use in churches, Sunday schools, and young people's socieities (5th ed. Rev.) #489Page Scan
The Praise Hymnary: a collection of sacred song #402Page Scan
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #811Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #811Page Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d1108
The Standard Church Hymnal #412Page Scan