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Children's voices high in heaven

Children's voices high in heaven

Author: Thomas Rawson Taylor; Author: George Rawson
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: Thomas Rawson Taylor

Taylor, Thomas Rawson, son of the Rev. Thomas Taylor, some time Congregational Minister at Bradford, Yorkshire, was born at Ossett, near Wakefield, May 9, 1807, and educated at the Free School, Bradford, and the Leaf Square Academy, Manchester. From the age of 15 to 18 he was engaged, first in a merchant's, and then in a printer's office. Influenced by strong religious desires, he entered the Airedale Independent College at 18, to prepare for the Congregational ministry. His first and only charge was Howard Street Chapel, Sheffield. This he retained about six months, entering upon the charge in July 1830, and leaving it in the January following. For a short time he acted as classical tutor at Airedale College, but the failure of health whi… Go to person page >

Author: George Rawson

Born: June 5, 1807, Leeds, England. Died: March 25, 1889, Clifton, England. Buried: Arno’s Vale Cemetery, Bristol, England. Pseudonym: A Leeds Layman. Rawson, George, was born June 5, 1807, at Leeds, in which town he practised for many years as a solicitor. In 1853 he assisted the Congregational ministers of Leeds in the compilation of Psalms, Hymns, and Passages of Scripture for Christian Worship, a volume commonly known as the Leeds Hymn-book. Mr. Rawson was a member of the Congregational body. In 1858 he also assisted Rev. Dr. Green and other Baptist ministers in the preparation of Psalms and Hymns for the use of the Baptist Denomination. A number of Mr. Rawson's own compositions first appeared in this and in the Leeds Hymn-boo… Go to person page >

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First Line: Children's voices high in heaven
Author: Thomas Rawson Taylor
Author: George Rawson

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Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #780

Hymnal for Schools #d19

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Hymns and Songs for Children's Worship, Together with Selections for Anniversary and Festive Occasions #107

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New Manual of Praise #562

Sabbath Songs #d17

Sunday School Songs. 3rd ed. #d14

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Sunday-School Songs #99

The Book of Praise #d92

The Canadian Baptist Hymnal for the use of Churches and Families #d90

The Hymnal for Schools #d19

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The Packer Hymnal #22

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