As strangers here below

As strangers here below

Author: John Fawcett
Published in 14 hymnals

Author: John Fawcett

An orphan at the age of twelve, John Fawcett (b. Lidget Green, Yorkshire, England, 1740; d. Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire, 1817) became apprenticed to a tailor and was largely self-educated. He was converted by the preaching of George Whitefield at the age of sixteen and began preaching soon thereafter. In 1765 Fawcett was called to a small, poor, Baptist country church in Wainsgate, Yorkshire. Seven years later he received a call from the large and influential Carter's Lane Church in London, England. Fawcett accepted the call and preached his farewell sermon. The day of departure came, and his family's belongings were loaded on carts, but the distraught congregation begged him to stay. In Singers and Songs of the Church (1869), Josiah Miller te… Go to person page >

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First Line: As strangers here below
Author: John Fawcett

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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ #922

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Church Psalmody #550

Family and Social Melodies #d30

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #742

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New Hymn and Tune book #235e

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New Hymn and Tune Book #235e

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #660

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Songs of Devotion for Christian Assocations #394

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The Harp #612

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The Harp. 2nd ed. #a612

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The Heart and Voice #228a

The Philharmonia #d31

The Union Harp and Revival Chorister. Rev ed. #d27

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