Ah why should bitter tears be shed

Ah why should bitter tears be shed

Author: George S. Burleigh
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: George S. Burleigh

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First Line: Ah why should bitter tears be shed
Author: George S. Burleigh
Copyright: Public Domain

Notes

Ah! why should bitter tears be shed. [Death and Burial.] This hymn in the American Unitarian Hymns of the Spirit, 1864, is attributed to "G. S. Burleigh."

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

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Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)
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Church Harmonies #681

Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d13

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Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #675

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Hymns of the Ages (3rd series) #55

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Hymns of the Spirit #623

Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d9

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Sacred Songs For Public Worship #32

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The Psalms of Life #50

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