Christ to Heaven is gone before

Christ to Heaven is gone before

Author: George Rawson, 1807- (1857, ab.)
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: George Rawson, 1807-

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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Author: George Rawson, 1807- (1857, ab.)

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Carmina Sanctorum, a selection of hymns and songs of praise with tunes #225

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Carmina Sanctorum: a selection of hymns and songs of praise with tunes #225

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Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #178

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Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #333

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Many Voices; or, Carmina Sanctorum, Evangelistic Edition with Tunes #128

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The Praise Hymnary: a collection of sacred song #304

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The Voice of Thanksgiving #205

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The Voice of Thanksgiving No. 2 #291

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The Voice of Thanksgiving No. 3 #291

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