Lydia Baxter

Lydia Baxter
Short Name: Lydia Baxter
Full Name: Baxter, Lydia, 1809-1874
Birth Year: 1809
Death Year: 1874

Baxter, Lydia, an American Baptist, was b. at Petersburg, N. York, Sep. 2, 1800, married to Mr. Baxter, and d. in N. Y. June 22, 1874. In addition to her Gems by the Wayside, 1855, Mrs. Baxter contributed many hymns to collections for Sunday Schools, and Evangelistic Services. Of these, the following are the best known:—

    1. Cast thy net again, my brother. Patient toil. Given in the Royal Diadem, N. Y., 1873.
    2. Go, work in my vineyard. Duty. Also given in the Royal Diadem, 1873, and Mr. Sankey's S. & Solos, No. 4.
    3. I'm kneeling, Lord, at mercy's gate. Lent. In Coronation Hymns, &c, N. Y., 1879.
    4. I'm weary, I'm fainting, my day's work is done. Longing for rest. Royal Diadem. 1873.
    5. In the fadeless spring-time. Heavenly Reunion. In the Royal Diadem, 1873, I. D. Sankey's S. S. & Solos, No. 256, and others. It was written for Mr. H. P. Main in 1872.
    6. One by one we cross the river. Death. In Songs of Salvation, N. Y., 1870, I. D. Sankey's S. S. & Solos, No. 357, &c. It dates cir. 1866.
    7. Take the name of Jesus with you. Name of Jesus. Written late in 1870, or early in 1871, for W. H. Doane, and pub. in Pure Gold, 1871. It is No. 148 of I. D. Sankey's S. S. & Solos.
    8. The Master is coming. Invitation. In Songs of Salvation, 1870, No. 38.
    9. There is a gate that stands ajar. Mercy. In New Hallowed Songs, and also the Gospel Songs of P. Bliss, 1874. It was written for S. J. Vail about 1872. It has attained to some popularity. It is given in Mr. Sankey's S. & Solos, No. 2.

-John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)

Texts by Lydia Baxter (74)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
時常攜帶耶穌聖名,你們憂愁困苦人Lydia Baxter (Author)Chinese2
Allí la puerta abierta estáLidia Baxter (Author)Spanish3
Allá la puerta franca estáLydia Baxter (Author)Spanish1
Banish each worldy thoughtLydia Baxter (Author)English4
Because he has inclined his earLydia Baxter (Author)English3
Brother, there are precious treasuresLydia Baxter (Author)4
Cast the net again, my brotherLydia Baxter (Author)5
Christ saw the sinner standLydia Baxter (Author)3
Come, let us learn to singLydia Baxter (Author)4
Come, O come to the river of loveLydia Baxter (Author)2
De Jesús el nombre guardaLydia Baxter (Author)Spanish6
De Jesús el nombre invocaLydia Baxter (Author)Spanish1
En port til himlen aaben staarLydia Baxter (Author)Norwegian2
Es giebt ein Tor, das offen stehtMrs. Lydia Baxter (Author)German1
Es steht sein Türlein auf für michLydia Baxter (Author)German2
From our beloved nationLydia O. Baxter (Author)4
Gaa hen i min Vingaard, ej ledig der staaLydia Baxter (Author)Danish2
Geöffnet steht für mich ein ThorLydia Baxter (Author)German5
Geht hin in den Weinberg, das sei euer ZielLydia Baxter (Author)German2
Geoffnet steht die GnadentuerLydia Baxter (Author)German2
Geoffnet steht ein Pförtchen dortLydia Baxter (Author)German3
Go, work in my vineyard, the Master says goMrs. Lydia Baxter (Author)9
Go, work in my vineyard, there's plenty to doLydia Baxter (Author)4
Have you ever heard of that land so brightLydia Baxter (Author)2
I am kneeling, Lord, at mercy's gateLydia Baxter (Author)18
I know that heaven is bright and fairMrs. Lydia C. Baxter (Author)3
If you want the love of JesusMrs. Lydia Baxter (Author)3
I'll think of my Savior when daylight is breakingLydia Baxter (Author)10
I'm weary, I'm fainting, my day's work is doneLydia Baxter (Author)24
In the fadeless springtime, on the heavenly shoreLydia Baxter (Author)15
In Zion's ranks, O let me standLydia Baxter (Author)2
Ja wir kommen, lieber HeilandLydia Baxter (Author)German1
Ja, wir kommen, theurer JesusLydia Baxter (Author)German1
Jag vet en port, som öppen stärLydia Baxter (Author)Swedish2
Jesu Nam' sei dein GeleiteLydia Baxter (Author)German3
Jesus once lay in the mangerMrs. Lydia Baxter (Author)English4
Jesus said, I'll gladly sufferLydia Baxter (Author)4
Just the whispered name of Jesus thrills my soulLydia O. Baxter (Author)1
Ka'i i ko Iesu InoaLydia Baxter, 1809-1879 (Author)Hawaiian3
Lass den teuren Jesusnamen t'glich dein BegleiterLydia Baxter (Author)German4
Life's journey we have startedLydia Baxter (Author)7
Mirad al Salvador JesúsLydia Baxter, 1809-1874 (Author)Spanish3
Nagan ni Jesus, allusdanLydia Baxter (Author)Tagalog2
Nimm den Namen Jesus mit dirMrs. Lydia Baxter (Author)German1
Nome santo e venerávelLydia Baxter (Author)Portuguese2
Not a cloud as I treadBaxter (Author)2
Now is done the time of teachingMrs. Lydia Baxter (Author)2
O give me a harp on the bright hills of gloryLydia Baxter (Author)14
O shall I wear a starless crown In yonder world of gloryLydia Baxter (Author)13
O wie süss klingt Jesu NameLydia Baxter (Author)German10
O will you join our happy bandLydia Baxter (Author)5
¡Oh, bondad tan infinitaLydia Baxter (Author)Spanish2
O, could I with the angels singMrs. Lydia Baxter (Author)3
One by one we cross the riverMrs. Lydia Baxter (Author)English26
One more song I'll sing for JesusLydia Baxter (Author)4
Precious name, O how sweet!Lydia Baxter, 1809-1874 (Author)English2
Shall I a sinful wormLydia Baxter (Author)2
Tag, det namnet Jesus med digLydia Baxter (Author)Swedish3
Tag, dog Jesu Navn her med digLydia Baxter (Author)Danish2
Take the name of Jesus with you, Child of sorrow and of woeLydia Baxter (Author)English569
The dews of heaven are fallingMrs. Lydia Baxter, 1874 (Author)2
The Master is coming, he calleth for theeLydia Baxter (Author)8
There is a gate that stands ajar, And through its portals gleamingLydia Baxter, 1809-1874 (Author)English152
There is a holy city, A happy world aboveBaxter (Author)English1
There's beauty in the opening budsLydia Baxter (Author)5
'Tis always new, and thus we singLydia Baxter (Author)4
We are coming, blessed SaviorLydia Baxter (Author)29
We are now in youth's bright morningMrs. Lydia Baxter (Author)8
We have come to Jesus prayingLydia Baxter (Author)3
We'll toil and labor, watch and waitLydia Baxter (Author)3
We're happy, dear Savior, and shall we not singLydia Baxter (Author)7
When Christ was journeying here belowLydia Baxter (Author)3
When saints gather round thee, dear Savior, aboveLydia Baxter (Author)18
When the bounding heart isLydia Baxter (Author)2

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