Josephine Pollard

Josephine Pollard
Short Name: Josephine Pollard
Full Name: Pollard, Josephine, 1834-1892
Birth Year: 1834
Death Year: 1892

Pollard, Josephine, born in New York, circa 1840, is the author of (1) "I stood outside the gate" (Lent), (2) "Joy-bells ringing, Children singing" (Joy) in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs and Solos, 1878.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)


Josephine Pollard--
Poet, author, and hymn-writer Josephine Pollard (1834-1892) wrote several one-syllable history books for children in the 1880's, as well as numerous juvenile biblical stories. Her titles are very popular with homeschoolers and parents as a way to promote reading. Among her one-syllable history books are The Life of George Washington, The History of the United States, and Our Naval Heroes.

Texts by Josephine Pollard (108)sort descendingAsInstances
A little maiden to our doorJosepine Pollard (Author)3
A sweet young child upon its mother's breastJosephine Pollard (Author)2
All my life long have my steps been attendedJosepine Pollard (Author)11
Arouse, arouse, from your slumbersJosepine Pollard (Author)2
At last the chains are brokenJosepine Pollard (Author)2
Awake, arouse, and send a glance afarJosepine Pollard (Author)2
Beyond the sunset's radiant glow, There is a brighter world, I knowJosephine Pollard (Author)21
Brother, take thy cross and bear itJosepine Pollard (Author)9
Come, leave your delicious libationsJosepine Pollard (Author)2
Down from Calvary they bore himJosepine Pollard (Author)2
Five cents a glass, and do you thinkJosephine Pollard (Author)2
Frail is my bark and stormy is the oceanJosepine Pollard (Author)5
Full of sin though I may beMiss J. Pollard (Author)5
Hail, all hail, A glorious light has arisenJosepine Pollard (Author)3
Heavenly Father, grant thy blessing on the duties (Pollard)Josepine Pollard (Author)4
His name we love to hearJosepine Pollard (Author)2
I always go to JesusJosepine Pollard (Author)6
I choose to follow Jesus all the wayJosepine Pollard (Author)3
I come to thee, I come to thee, when from the worldJosepine Pollard (Author)3
I envy not the regal stateJosepine Pollard (Author)2
I have work enough to do, Ere the sun goes downJosepine Pollard (Author)36
I must not walk in the way of sinJosepine Pollard (Author)4
I stood outside the gateJosephine Pollard (Author)33
I was but a little lambJosepine Pollard (Author)4
I was lost, in darknessJosepine Pollard (Author)2
If any habit hold you fastJosepine Pollard (Author)2
If thy days are full of sorrowJosepine Pollard (Author)3
I'll give my heart to Jesus, to JesusJosepine Pollard (Author)2
O blest was the hour that my heart may knowJosephine Pollard (Author)4
In the darkness hour that my heartJosepine Pollard (Author)15
In those beautiful mansionsJosepine Pollard (Author)4
Jesus, my Savior, cleanse me from sinJosepine Pollard (Author)5
Journey [journeying] onward, every dayJosepine Pollard (Author)5
Joybells ringing, children singingJosephine Pollard (Author)26
Lo! the fields are white for harvest; Who will thrust the sickle in?Josepine Pollard (Author)5
Long ago my savior soughtJosepine Pollard (Author)2
Look to Jesus weary one full of anguishJosepine Pollard (Author)13
Lord, my heart is very weakJosepine Pollard (Author)5
March along together, Ever firm and trueJosepine Pollard (Author)10
My Master has given me workJosepine Pollard (Author)3
Nearer the fount of Jesus' loveJosepine Pollard (Author)3
No night so darkJosepine Pollard (Author)2
O be joyful all ye landsJosepine Pollard (Author)8
O dear, cried he, who rules belowJosepine Pollard (Author)2
O it is joy to believeJosepine Pollard (Author)2
On brothers on to meet the foeJosepine Pollard (Author)4
One by one, the saints are goingJosepine Pollard (Author)2
Our Savior, our RedeemerMiss J. Pollard (Author)2
Out on the highways wherever we goJosepine Pollard (Author)12
Over and over again, no matter which way I turnJosepine Pollard (Author)2
Over the tide, over the tideJosepine Pollard (Author)2
Peaceful heart, O what joyJosepine Pollard (Author)2
See the earth from bondage breakingJosepine Pollard (Author)3
Shall we anchor in the harborJosepine Pollard (Author)6
Sing away, sing awayJosepine Pollard (Author)2
Sweet the Sabbath morningJ. Pollard (Author)5
Tell us something more of the love of JesusJosepine Pollard (Author)9
The beauteous stars that shineJ. P. (Author)5
The flowers drink their morning draughtJosepine Pollard (Author)4
The little break that glides alongJosepine Pollard (Author)2
The morning hours are few and fleetJosepine Pollard (Author)2
The morning is fairJosepine Pollard (Author)2
The streets of the city are fullJosepine Pollard (Author)5
The tears that fall from eyesJosepine Pollard (Author)2
There are lights by the shore of that countryJosephine Pollard (Author)25
There is poison in the cupJosepine Pollard (Author)3
There is work enough to doJosepine Pollard (Author)2
There's a land where sorrow comesJosepine Pollard (Author)2
There's always a riverJosepine Pollard (Author)2
There's many a trouble would burst like a bubbleJosephine Pollard (Author)2
Though many crave the flowing bowlJosepine Pollard (Author)2
Through the stillness of the eveningJosepine Pollard (Author)2
'Tis but little we can do, Jesus to repayJosepine Pollard (Author)2
'Tis indeed, a pleasant sightJosepine Pollard (Author)4
'Tis the Savior who would claimJosepine Pollard (Author)21
'Tis thy love that brings me nearerJosepine Pollard (Author)2
To meet the glad echoes our voices we raiseJosephine Pollard (Author)9
To the humble soul that is bornJosepine Pollard (Author)3
Turn your glasses down, boysJosepine Pollard (Author)2
We are young, we are youngJ. P. (Author)3
We come, we come, without delayJosepine Pollard (Author)3
We gather here a pilgrim bandJosepine Pollard (Author)4
We gather in this dear retreatJosepine Pollard (Author)2
We have heard of a cityJosepine Pollard (Author)2
We must never grow wearyJ. P. (Author)8
We must toil in the heat of the dayJosepine Pollard (Author)5
We must work and pray together, Working, prayingJosepine Pollard (Author)14
We must work and strive togetherJosepine Pollard (Author)2
We never shall be happy if we walk the ways of sinJosepine Pollard (Author)5
We praise thee, we bless thee, our Father and FriendJosepine Pollard (Author)7
We walk in a shaded pathJosepine Pollard (Author)2
Welcome, welcome (Pollard)Josepine Pollard (Author)2
We'll praise his name who reigns aboveJosepine Pollard (Author)2
We're growing stronger every dayJosepine Pollard (Author)3
Were it not for thee, my SaviorJosepine Pollard (Author)9
We're marching through a wildernessJosepine Pollard (Author)4
We're on the road that leads alongJosepine Pollard (Author)3
We're wandering through a wildernessJosepine Pollard (Author)4
What have I done to show my love, For Jesus, for JesusJosepine Pollard (Author)5
When all the world seems drearJosepine Pollard (Author)2
When by thoughts of sinJosepine Pollard (Author)3
When these weary days are overJosepine Pollard (Author)5
When we've crossed the jasper sea (Pollard)Josepine Pollard (Author)14
When you see the ruddy wine, touch it notJosepine Pollard (Author)2
Why wilt thou not relentJosepine Pollard (Author)7
Within God's temple now we meetJosepine Pollard (Author)2
Within God's temple now we meet To praise his holy nameJosepine Pollard (Author)2
You're a proper nice young manJosepine Pollard (Author)2

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