Around my path life's mysteries

Around my path life's mysteries

Author: Samuel Greg
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Samuel Greg

Greg, Samuel, was born in Manchester, Sept. 6, 1804, and educated by Dr. Lant Carpenter, at Bristol, and at the Edinburgh University. He subsequently became a millowner at Bollington, near Macclesfield. He died, May 14, 1877. The addresses given by him at services which he conducted for his workmen at Bollington were published posthumously as A Layman's Legacy, 1877, with a prefatory note by Dean Stanley. He was also author of Scenes from the Life of Jesus, 1854, 2nd ed. 1869. Some of his short poems were appended to his Layman's Legacy. He is known to hymnody as the author of:— 1. My soul in death was sleeping. New Life in Christ. Appeared in his Scenes from the Life of Jesus, 1854, and included in the Baptist Hymnal, 1879, No. 40… Go to person page >

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First Line: Around my path life's mysteries
Author: Samuel Greg

Notes

Around my path life's mysteries. This, in Horder's Worship Song, 1905, and other collections, is an abbreviated form of S. Greg's "Slowly, slowly darkening," p. 466, ii.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)

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Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d31
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #680Page Scan
Hymns of the Church Universal #483Page Scan
Services for Congregational Worship #254Page Scan
The New Hymn and Tune Book #d23
The Pilgrim Hymnal #427Page Scan
The Pilgrim Hymnal: with responsive readings and other aids to worship #573Page Scan
Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d20
University Hymn Book for use in the Chapel of Harvard University #d13
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