J. H. Gilmore

J. H. Gilmore
Short Name: J. H. Gilmore
Full Name: Gilmore, J. H. (Joseph Henry), 1834-1918
Birth Year: 1834
Death Year: 1918

Joseph H. Gilmore (b. Boston, MA, 1834; d. Rochester, NY, 1918) Educated at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, and Newton Theological Seminary, Newton, Massachusetts, Gilmore was ordained to the Baptist ministry in 1862. He served churches in Fisherville, New Hampshire, and Rochester, New York. In 1868 he was appointed to the English faculty at the University of Rochester, where he served until retirement in 1911. He published various literary works, including Outlines of English and American Literature (1905).

Bert Polman

Gilmore, Joseph Henry, M. A., Professor of Logic in Rochester University, New York, was born at Boston, April 29, 1834, and graduated in Arts at Brown University, and in Theology at Newton Theological Institution. In the latter he was Professor of Hebrew in 1861-2. For some time he held a Baptist ministerial charge at Fisherville, New Hampshire, and at Rochester. He was appointed Professor at Rochester in 1868. His hymn, "He leadeth me, O blessed thought" (Ps. xxiii.), is somewhat widely known. It was written at the close of a lecture in the First Baptist Church, Philadelphia, and is dated 1859. It is in the Baptist Hymnal [and Tune] Book, Philadelphia, 1871. [Rev. F. M. Bird, M. A.]

-- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)

Texts by J. H. Gilmore (23)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
祂帶領我!此意何美 (Tā dàilǐng wǒ! Cǐ yì hé měi)Joseph H. Gilmore (Author)Chinese2
يرعاني راعي الأمينJ. H. Gilmore (Author)Arabic1
Az Úr vezet: áldott tudat!J. H. Gilmore (Author)Hungarian2
Du fuehrest mich, O SeligkeitJoseph Henry Gilmore (Author)3
Er führet mich der Jugend gleichJ. H. Gilmore (Author)German10
Er fuehret mich, Gedanke suessJoseph H. Gilmore (Author)9
Er fuehret mich, o welch' ein HeilJoseph H. Gilmore (Author)5
Gott führet mich! O Wort voll SinnJoseph H. Gilmore (Author)German3
Han leder mig! Hvad himmelsk tröstJoseph H. Gilmore (Author)Swedish6
Han leder mig, min stoerste SkatJoseph Henry Gilmore (Author)3
He healeth me, O blessed truthJoseph Henry Gilmore (Author)3
He leadeth me: O blessed thought!Joseph Henry Gilmore (Author)English1615
Idaiannac diac maiwawaJ. H. Gilmore (Author)Tagalog2
Il me conduit, dovce penseeJoseph H. Gilmore (Author)3
Il n'est pour moi qu'un seul bienJoseph Henry Gilmore (Author)3
Jesús me guía. Cuánta pazJ. H. Gilmore (Author)Spanish2
Jesus me guia. Que prazer!Joseph H. Gilmore (Author)Portuguese2
കർത്തൻ എന്നെ നടത്തുന്നു എത്ര ഭാഗ്യം സ്വർഗ്ഗാശ്വാസം (Karttan enne naṭattunnu etra bhāgyaṁ svarggāśvāsaṁ)J. H. Gilmore (Author)Malayalam2
Ku'u Alaka'i! manao maika'iJoseph H. Gilmore, 1834-1918 (Author)Hawaiian3
Me guía él con cuánto amorJoseph H. Gilmore, 1834-1918 (Author)Spanish16
My trembling soul to Jesus turnedJoseph H. Gilmore (Author)2
Our Savior, Jesus, and our LordJoseph H. Gilmore (Author)3
We dedicate to JesusJoseph Henry Gilmore (Author)4

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