The builders

Author: Henry W. Longfellow

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth , D.C.L. was born at Portland, Maine, Feb. 27, 1807, and graduated at Bowdoin College, 1825. After residing in Europe for four years to qualify for the Chair of Modern Languages in that College, he entered upon the duties of the same. In 1835 he removed to Harvard, on his election as Professor of Modern Languages and Belles-Lettres. He retained that Professorship to 1854. His literary reputation is great, and his writings are numerous and well known. His poems, many of which are as household words in all English-speaking countries, display much learning and great poetic power. A few of these poems and portions of others have come into common use as hymns, but a hymn-writer in the strict sense of that term he… Go to person page >

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First Line: All are architects of fate
Title: The builders
Author: Henry W. Longfellow

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Hymns for the Celebration of Life #d7
Hymns in Harmony with Modern Thought #30Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit for Use in the Free Churches of America #346
Lyra Sacra Americana: or, Gems from American Sacred Poetry #d3
Sacred Songs For Public Worship: a hymn and tune book #125Page Scan
Spiritual Songs of the First National Association of Spiritualists #d4
The Beacon Song and Service book #102
The Liberal Hymn Book: a collection of liberal songs adapted to popular tunes. For use in liberal leagues and other meetings, and in liberal homes #6Page Scan
The Sabbath School Hymnal #d3
The Sabbath School Hymnal, a collection of songs, services and responses for Jewish Sabbath schools, and homes 4th rev. ed. #109Page Scan
The St. Alban Hymnal #d6
The Truth Seeker Collection of Forms, Hymns and Recitations, Original and Selected, for the Use of Liberals #d11
Universal Hymns Compiled for the North End Union #d3
We Sing of Life #d5
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