Brethren, we have met again

Brethren, we have met again

Author: John Leland
Published in 13 hymnals

Author: John Leland

Leland, John, an American Baptist minister, was born at Grafton, Massachusetts, on May 15th, 1754, and began to preach at the age of 20. From 1776 to 1790 he was in Virginia, and thereafter in Massachusetts, mostly at Cheshire. He died Jan. 14, 1841. His Sermons, Addresses, Essays and Autobiography were published by his niece, Miss L. F. Greene, at Lanesboro, Massachusetts, in 1845. His influence seems to have been equalled by his peculiarities. We hear of his "restless activity and roving disposition"; his "mad devotion to politics," wherein he had much local and temporary weight; his "ready wit and endless eccentricities;" as also of his high character. Of the hymns which have been ascribed to him, some on doubtful authority, the followin… Go to person page >

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First Line: Brethren, we have met again
Author: John Leland

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A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs from the Best Authors #d24

Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d49

Hymns, Psalms, and Spiritual Songs, including Some Never Before in Print #d46

Primitive Baptist Hymn and Tune book #d46

Primitive Baptist Hymn and Tune Book. Rev. #d24

Primitive Baptist Hymnal #d38

The Good Old Songs #d69

The Old School Hymnal No. 7. Rev. #d29

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