Come, children ere we part

Come, children ere we part

Author: Joseph Hart
Published in 17 hymnals

Author: Joseph Hart

Hart, Joseph, was born in London in 1712. His early life is involved in obscurity. His education was fairly good; and from the testimony of his brother-in-law, and successor in the ministry in Jewin Street, the Rev. John Hughes, "his civil calling was" for some time "that of a teacher of the learned languages." His early life, according to his own Experience which he prefaced to his Hymns, was a curious mixture of loose conduct, serious conviction of sin, and endeavours after amendment of life, and not until Whitsuntide, 1757, did he realize a permanent change, which was brought about mainly through his attending divine service at the Moravian Chapel, in Fetter Lane, London, and hearing a sermon on Rev. iii. 10. During the next two years ma… Go to person page >

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First Line: Come, children ere we part
Author: Joseph Hart
Refrain First Line: Jesus, the children's friend



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A Companion to the Canadian Sunday School Harp: being a selection of hymns set to music, for Sunday schools and the social circle #90bPage Scan
Canadian Sabbath-School Hymn Book #d36
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #540Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #540Page Scan
Hymns, Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools of the Evangelical Lutheran Church #d54
Jewel Selections #d20
Linden Harp #d14
Linden Harp: a rare collection of popular melodies adapted to sacred and moral songs, original and selected. Illustrated. Also a manual of... #17dPage Scan
Maynard's Sabbath School Echo. 6th ed. of Maynard's Selected Sabbath School Hymns, with an Appendix #d25
Maynard's Selected Sabbath School Hymns. 4th ed. #d15
Our Sunday School Hymnody #d14
Sunday School Hymns #d27
The American Sunday-School Hymn-Book #438Page Scan
The Canadian Sunday School Harp #d21
The New Sabbath School Hosanna: enlarged and improved: a choice collection of popular hymns and tunes, original and selected: for the Sunday school and the family circle... #103aPage Scan
The Sabbath School Hosanna #d26
The Sunday School Service and Tune Book #135Page Scan
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