Choose ye his cross to bear

Choose ye his cross to bear

Author: L. H. Sigourney
Published in 17 hymnals

Author: L. H. Sigourney

Sigourney, Lydia, née Huntley. This distinguished name stood at the head of the female poets of America a generation ago, and is still well remembered. Born in Norwich, Connecticut, in 1791, she conducted a school in the same town from 1809 to 1814, when she removed to Hartford, where she was married to Charles Sigourney in 1819. Most of her subsequent life was spent at Hartford, and she died there, June 10, 1865. Her first publication was Moral Pieces in Prose and Verse, 1815. This was followed by 58 additional works. A thorough exploration of these, or of such of them are poetical, would be necessary to trace her hymns with accuracy. They, however, are more numerous than important. Many have been used in the older collections; some are… Go to person page >

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First Line: Choose ye his cross to bear
Author: L. H. Sigourney



Instances (1 - 17 of 17)

A Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs. 19th ed. #d66

Hymns and Spiritual Songs. 1st Canadian ed. #d50

Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d157

Select Hymns #d67

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The Baptist Praise Book #762

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The Canadian Baptist Hymn Book #503

The Choralist #d46

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #1090

The Southern Psalmist #d105

The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d113

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