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Be tranquil, O my soul

Be tranquil, O my soul

Author: Thomas Hastings
Tune: TRANQUILLITY
Published in 26 hymnals

Author: Thomas Hastings

Hastings, Thomas, MUS. DOC., son of Dr. Seth Hastings, was born at Washington, Lichfield County, Connecticut, October 15, 1784. In 1786, his father moved to Clinton, Oneida Co., N. Y. There, amid rough frontier life, his opportunities for education were small; but at an early age he developed a taste for music, and began teaching it in 1806. Seeking a wider field, he went, in 1817, to Troy, then to Albany, and in 1823 to Utica, where he conducted a religious journal, in which he advocated his special views on church music. In 1832 he was called to New York to assume the charge of several Church Choirs, and there his last forty years were spent in great and increasing usefulness and repute. He died at New York, May 15, 1872. His aim was the… Go to person page >

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A Selection of Spiritual Songs #739

Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d64

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Church Harmonies #563

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Hymn Book of the United Evangelical Church #289

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Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #857

Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d94

Immanuel Hymnal #d37

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Laudes Domini #459

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Laudes Domini #876

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Offices of Worship and Hymns #478

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Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #968

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #997

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Songs for the Sanctuary #997

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Songs for the Sanctuary #997

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Songs for the Sanctuary #997

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #997

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Songs of Pilgrimage #625

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Songs of the Church #519

The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d63

The Faithist Hymnal #d8

The Gospel Praise Book #d40

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The New Laudes Domini #943

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The Reformed Church Hymnal #589

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #738

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