Come, Father, with the coming night

Come, Father, with the coming night

Author: Ray Palmer
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Ray Palmer

Palmer, Ray, D.D., son of the Hon. Thomas Palmer, a Judge in Rhode Island, was born at Little Compton, Rhode Island, Nov. 12, 1808. His early life was spent at Boston, where he was for some time clerk in a dry-goods store. At Boston he joined the Park Street Congregational Church, then under the pastoral care of Dr. S. E. Dwight. After spending three years at Phillips Academy, Andover, he entered Yale College, New Haven, where he graduated in 1830. In 1835 he became pastor of the Central Congregational Church, Bath, Maine. During his pastorate there he visited Europe in 1847. In 1850 he was appointed to the First Congregational Church, at Albany, New York, and in 1865 Corresponding Secretary to the American Congregational Union, New York. H… Go to person page >

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First Line: Come, Father, with the coming night
Author: Ray Palmer

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Hymns for the Christian Church, for the Use of the First Church of Christ in Boston #466

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Hymns of the Church Universal #605

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Isles of Shoals Hymn Book and Candle Light Service #25

Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d61

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