Come to Jesus, ye who labor

Come to Jesus, ye who labor

Author: Edwin Pond Parker
Published in 13 hymnals

Author: Edwin Pond Parker

Parker, Edwin Pond, D.D., born at Castine, Maine, Jan. 13, 1836, and educated at Bowdoin College, Maine, and Bangor Theo. Sem., Maine. Entering the Congregational ministry, he became pastor of the Second Church of Christ, Hartford, Conn., Jan. 1860, and has remained there to the present date. Besides editing some Sunday School Hymn and Tune Books, now out of use, he was chief Editor of The Book of Praise . . . (Congregational) . . ., Phila., 1874; and Editor of The Christian Hymnal, Hartford, Conn., 1877, revised ed. 1889. His hymns in common use include:— 1. Blest are they in Christ departed. [Death and Burial.] Dated 1886. In the Christian Hymnal, 1889, and several other collections. 2. Come to Jesus, ye who labour.… Go to person page >

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First Line: Come to Jesus, ye who labor
Author: Edwin Pond Parker



Instances (1 - 13 of 13)

Baptist Hymnal 1956 #246

Christian Worship and Praise #d70

Christian Worship, a Hymnal. Special ed. #d66

Christian Worship: a hymnal #282

Everybody's Hymn Book for Church and Home #d49

Hymns of the Centuries: Sunday School Edition #d38

Hymns of the Christian Life #d63

Hymns of the Christian Life #d62

The New Baptist Praise Book: or, Hymns of the Centuries #d74

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The Pilgrim Hymnal #161

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The Pilgrim Hymnal: with responsive readings and other aids to worship #195

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