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America, America, The shouts of war shall cease

America, America, The shouts of war shall cease

Author: Allen Eastman Cross
Published in 17 hymnals

Author: Allen Eastman Cross

Born: De­cem­ber 30, 1864, Man­ches­ter, New Hamp­shire. Died: Ap­ril 23, 1942, Man­ches­ter, New Hamp­shire. Cross at­tend­ed Phil­lips An­do­ver Academy, Am­herst Coll­ege and the An­do­ver The­o­log­ic­al Sem­in­ary. He pas­tored in Clif­ton­dale, Mass­a­chu­setts (1892-96); Spring­field, Mass­a­chu­setts (1896-1901); at the Old South Church, Bos­ton, Mass­a­chu­setts (1901-12); and Mil­ford, Mass­a­chu­setts (1916-25). His works in­clude: Pass on the Torch, 1929 Thunder Over Je­ru­sa­lem/, 1936 --www.hymntime.com/tch/  Go to person page >

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First Line: America, America, The shouts of war shall cease
Author: Allen Eastman Cross


[America! America!]


Henry Stephen Cutler (b. Boston, MA, 1824; d. Boston, 1902) composed ALL SAINTS NEW in 1872 for Reginald Heber's (PHH 249) text "The Son of God Goes Forth to War," and the two were published together in Hymnal with Tunes, Old and New (1872). That text refers to "the glorious band" of God's people, h…

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Instances (1 - 17 of 17)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Worship and Praise #d15
Hymnal for American Youth #P61
Hymns for the Living Age #409Page Scan
Hymns of Praise Number Two #d11
Inter-Church Hymnal #d16
Junior Youth Hymnal #d7
Songs of Life #126Page Scan
The Abingdon Hymnal: a Book of Worship for Youth #d13
The Army and Navy Hymnal #OW267Page Scan
The Association Hymnal #d4
The Beacon Hymnal #d9
The Century Hymnal #306Page Scan
The Council Hymnal, a Selection of Hymns and Tunes Chosen from the Pilgrim Hymnal for use of the National Council of Congregational Churches #d6
The Evangelical Hymnal #467Page Scan
The New Church Hymnal #398
Vesper Chimes #d17
Youth Hymnal #d7
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