A song for our banner, the watchword recall

A song for our banner, the watchword recall

Author: George P. Morris
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: George P. Morris

Morris, George Perkins, was born in Philadelphia, Oct. 10, 1802. In early life he removed to New York, where, in 1822, he became the editor of the New York Mirror magazine. On that magazine, together with The Home Journal, he was associated with N. P. Willis. His works include The Deserted Bride, and Other Poems, 1843; Poems, 1853; American Melodies; and some prose pieces. He is best known as a writer of songs, one of which, "Woodman, spare that tree," is very popular. His hymns, "Man dieth and wasteth away " (Victory over Death"; and "Searcher of hearts! from mine erase", Lent), are in a few American collections, as the Songs for the Sanctuary, 1865, and the Methodist Hymnal, 1878. Mr. Morris died in New York July 6, 1864. [Rev. F. M.… Go to person page >

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Author: George P. Morris

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A Manual of Devotion and Hymns for the House of Refuge, City of New York #380Page Scan
Bradbury's Golden Chain of Sabbath School Melodies: comprising a great variety of new music and hymns composed and written expressly for the Sabbath school: together with many of the best ... #125Page Scan
Chapel Treasures (Christ Chapel Sabbath-School, Lebanon, PA) #389Page Scan
Choral Harp for Sunday Schools #d6
Hymns, Religious and Patriotic #d2
Prison Hymn Book #d4
Soldier's Friend #d3
The Children's Progressive Lyceum: a manual with directions for the organization and management of Sunday schools, adapted to the bodies and minds of the young, and containing rules...hymns...(4th ed) #39Page Scan
The New Golden Chain of Sabbath School Melodies: containing every piece (music and words) of the golden chain, with abot third additional #125Page Scan
Waters' Choral Harp: a new and superior collection of choice hymns and tunes, mostly new, written and composed for Sunday schools, missionary, revival, and social meetings, and for church worship #21Page Scan
Young Singer's Friend: or, the Lee Avenue collection of hymns and songs, sacred and secular, suitable for Sabbath schools, social circles, children's meetings, concerts, anniversaries, etc. #s11Page Scan



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