Begin, my soul, the lofty strain

Begin, my soul, the lofty strain

Author: Elizabeth Singer Rowe
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: Elizabeth Singer Rowe

Howe, Elizabeth, née Singer, daughter of Walter Singer, an Independent Minister, was born near Frome, Somersetshire, in 1674; married in 1710 to Thomas Rowe, the poet; and died in Feb., 1737. Her works include Friendship in Death; Letters Moral and Entertaining, and Devoute exercises of the Heart (which was revised and published by Dr. Watts). Her Miscellaneous Works in Prose and Verse, which included some of her husband's poems, together with her Hymns and Versions of Psalms, was published posthumously in 1739. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)… Go to person page >

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First Line: Begin, my soul, the lofty strain
Author: Elizabeth Singer Rowe

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #83

The Christian Hymnal #d56

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