Arise, and bless the Lord

Arise, and bless the Lord

Author: James Montgomery
Tune: GREENWOOD
Published in 31 hymnals

Author: James Montgomery

Montgomery, James, son of John Montgomery, a Moravian minister, was born at Irvine, Ayrshire, Nov. 4, 1771. In 1776 he removed with his parents to the Moravian Settlement at Gracehill, near Ballymena, county of Antrim. Two years after he was sent to the Fulneck Seminary, Yorkshire. He left Fulneck in 1787, and entered a retail shop at Mirfield, near Wakefield. Soon tiring of that he entered upon a similar situation at Wath, near Rotherham, only to find it quite as unsuitable to his taste as the former. A journey to London, with the hope of finding a publisher for his youthful poems ended in failure; and in 1792 he was glad to leave Wath for Shefield to join Mr. Gales, an auctioneer, bookseller, and printer of the Sheffield Register newspap… Go to person page >

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First Line: Arise, and bless the Lord
Author: James Montgomery

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African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book: adapted to the doctrine and usages of the church. #31

Choice Hymns: a Collection of Hymns from the Free Methodist Hymnal #d14

Free Methodist Hymnal #d38

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #36

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #14

The Association Hymn Book #d6

The Canadian Baptist Hymnal for the use of Churches and Families #d32

The Chapel Hymn Book #d23

The Gospel Hymnal #d28

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The Harp #119

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The Hymn Book of the Free Methodist Church #5

The Modern Harp: or, Boston Sacred Melodist. #d15

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The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #87

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The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #34

The Song Service, a Manual of Choice and Favorite Hymns #d6

The Tabernacle #d15

The Victory #d15

The Wesleyan Methodist Hymnal #d36

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