Brothers, clasp hands, the brief moments are flying

Brothers, clasp hands, the brief moments are flying

Author: E. Prentiss
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: E. Prentiss

Prentiss, Elizabeth, née Payson, youngest daughter of Dr. Edward Payson, was born at Portland, Maine, Oct. 26, 1818; married to George Lewis Prentiss, D.D., then at Bedford, Massachusetts, April, 1845; and died at Dorset, Vermont, Aug. 13, 1878. Her Life and Letters by her husband appeared some time after. Dr. Prentiss removed from Bedford to New York in 1851, and was appointed Professor of Pastoral Theology at Union Seminary, New York, 1873. Mrs. Prentiss's works include The Flower of the Family; Stepping Heavenward, 1869; and Religious Poems, 1873. Of her hymns the two following are most widely known:— 1. As on a vast eternal shore Thanksgiving. Contributed to Schaff's Christ in Song, 1869. 2. More love to Thee, 0 Christ.… Go to person page >

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First Line: Brothers, clasp hands, the brief moments are flying
Author: E. Prentiss
Refrain First Line: In his dear name

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Songs of Devotion for Christian Assocations: a collection of psalms, hymns, spiritual songs, with music for chuch services, prayer and conference meetings, religious conventions, and family worship. #474Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #913Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book, for Public Worship #349.913Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn Book #913Page Scan
The Little Seraph: in seven character notes, for churches and Sunday-schools #102aPage Scan
The New Baptist Psalmist and Tune Book: for churches and Sunday-schools #T102aPage Scan
The New Baptist Psalmist and Tune Book: for churches and Sunday-schools #345Page Scan



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