Camp meetings with success are crowned

Camp meetings with success are crowned

Author: Hugh Bourne
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Hugh Bourne

Bourne, Hugh, the principal founder of the Primitive Methodist Society, and the editor of their first hymn-books, was born at Fordhays, Stoke-on-Trent, April 3, 1772. His father, Joseph Bourne, a person in humble circumstances, was a member of the Church of England, whilst his mother belonged to the Wesleyan Society. His education, for his circumstances, was fairly good; and by earnest application to study he acquired some knowledge of Hebrew, Greek, and Latin. His mind was of a strongly devotional cast, and the Methodist movement of those days had such attractions for him that he joined himself thereto in 1709. The following year he went to reside near the Mow Cop Colliery, near Burslem, where he had secured an engagement. There, with two… Go to person page >

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Author: Hugh Bourne

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A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Designed for the Use of the Pious #d22

Hymns and Spiritual Songs with Choruses Affixed; as Usually Sung at Camp-Meetings. 24th ed. #d22

Revival and Camp Minstrel, containing the Best Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected #d48

Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d21

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