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All that in this wide world we see

All that in this wide world we see

Author: William Cullen Bryant
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: William Cullen Bryant

Bryant, William Cullen. First in order of time of the great American poets, Bryant was born at Cummington, Mass., Nov. 3, 1794, and was educated at Williams College. In 1815 he'was called to the Bar, and practised for a time at Great Barrington. In 1825 he retired from the Bar, settled at New York, and devoted himself to literary pursuits, founding the New York Review, and editing for a short time the New York Evening Post. He died June 12, 1878. His poetical and other works are well known. His hymns were written at intervals during his long life. They were collected and privately printed in 1869, and number over 20. Those in common use are:— 1. Almighty, listen while we raise. Praise. This is given as "Almighty hear us,” &c,… Go to person page >

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First Line: All that in this wide world we see
Author: William Cullen Bryant

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A Collection of Hymns, for the Christian Church and Home #55

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Good Will Songs #90

Hymns for Social Worship and Private Devotion #d3

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National Hymn and Tune Book #315

One Hundred Non-Sectarian Hymns for Use in Church and Home. 10 vols. in 1 #d3

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Singers and Songs of the Liberal Faith #118

The Christian Psalter #d12

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