Almighty God, thy constant care

Almighty God, thy constant care

Author: Henry Stevenson Washburn
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Henry Stevenson Washburn

Washburn, Henry S., was born at Providence, Rhode Island, June 10, 1813; spent his boyhood at Kingston, Massachusetts, and was educated at Worcester and Brown University. Subsequently he was a manufacturer at Worcester and Boston. Since 1875 he has been the President of the Union Mutual Life Insurance Co. Mr. Washburn has held some prominent posts, and has been active in public matters. He has written various hymns and songs, the best known of which is:— Let every heart rejoice and sing . National Hymn. This "was written for a celebration in Faneuil Hall, Boston, July 4, 1842, and sung by the Sunday School Children of the city." It was set to music by Garcia, and often subsequently used at home and abroad. The author altered it for The… Go to person page >

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First Line: Almighty God, thy constant care
Author: Henry Stevenson Washburn

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The Christian Melodist: a new collection of hymns for social religious worship #560Page Scan
The Harp #771Page Scan
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #942Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #942Page Scan
The Southern Psalmist #d19
The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d22
The Victory #d9
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