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Blessed are they that do his commandments

Blessed are they that do his commandments

Author: Elisha A. Hoffman
Published in 13 hymnals

Author: Elisha A. Hoffman

Elisha Hoffman (1839-1929) after graduating from Union Seminary in Pennsylvania was ordained in 1868. As a minister he was appointed to the circuit in Napoleon, Ohio in 1872. He worked with the Evangelical Association's publishing arm in Cleveland for eleven years. He served in many chapels and churches in Cleveland and in Grafton in the 1880s, among them Bethel Home for Sailors and Seamen, Chestnut Ridge Union Chapel, Grace Congregational Church and Rockport Congregational Church. In his lifetime he wrote more than 2,000 gospel songs including"Leaning on the everlasting arms" (1894). The fifty song books he edited include Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 and The Evergreen, 1873. Mary Louise VanDyke… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Blessed are they that do his commandments
Author: Elisha A. Hoffman
Refrain First Line: Blessed are they, blessed are they



Instances (1 - 13 of 13)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Garlands of Praise: a choice collection of original and selected hymns and tunes suitable for Sunday-Schools, Bible classes and the home circle #88Page Scan
Joyful Songs; a choice collection of new Sunday School music #114Page Scan
Little Sacred Songs for Little Singers of the primary department of the Sunday school, and for Kindergartens and the home #157Page Scan
Perennial Songs #d19
Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d34
Royal Praise for the Sunday School: a collection of new and selected gospel songs. With a clear and concise course of instruction in the elements of music #160Page Scan
Sunny-side Songs for Sunday Schools #d10
The Gem of Gems #d20
The Highway to Heaven #d17
The More Perfect Gospel Hymnal, a Revision of the Cross and Resurrection in Song #d24
The Pearl #d10
The Song Victor for the Sunday School and Public School Use #130Page Scan
The Wave of Sunday School Song #d5
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