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Come, children ere we part

Come, children ere we part

Author: Joseph Hart
Published in 19 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 >

Text Information

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

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Instances (1 - 19 of 19)
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A Companion to the Canadian Sunday School Harp #90b

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American Sunday School Hymn Book. 2nd ed. #a438

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American Sunday School Hymn Book. New ed. #aa438

Canadian Sabbath-School Hymn Book #d36

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #540

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #540

Jewel Selections #d20

Linden Harp #d14

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Linden Harp #17d

Maynard's Selected Sabbath School Hymns. 4th ed. #d15

Our Sunday School Hymnody #d14

Sunday School Hymns #d27

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The American Sunday-School Hymn-Book #438

The Canadian Sunday School Harp #d21

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The New Sabbath School Hosanna #103a

The Sabbath School Hosanna #d26

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The Sunday School Service and Tune Book #135

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