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Come unto me, all ye who mourn

Come unto me, all ye who mourn

Author: Hugh Blair
Published in 16 hymnals

Author: Hugh Blair

Blair, Hugh, D.D., eldest son of John Blair, merchant. Edinburgh, was born at Edinburgh, April 7, 1718. In 1730 he entered the University of Edinburgh, where he graduated M.A. in 1739. In 1742 he was ordained parish minister of Collessie, in Fife, became, in 1743, second minister of the Canongate, Edinburgh, in 1754 minister of Lady Yester's, and in 1758 joint minister of the High Church (now styled St. Giles's Cathedral). In 1762, while still retaining his pastoral charge, he was appointed the first Professor of Rhetoric in the University of Edinburgh—a chair founded for him. He received the degree of D.D. from the University of St. Andrews, in 1757. He died in Edinburgh, Dec. 27, 1800. In 1744 Dr. Blair was appointed a member of the C… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Come unto me, all ye who mourn
Author: Hugh Blair
Source: Scotch Paraphrases

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Instances

Instances (1 - 16 of 16)
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A Collection of Hymns, for the Christian Church and Home #174

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #265

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #155

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship (Rev. ed. with supplement) #155

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Hymn Book for Christian Worship #246

Hymn Book for Sunday Schools #d30

Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d87

Hymns for the Vestry and the Fireside #d68

Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d111

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Songs for the Service of Prayer #334

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Songs of Pilgrimage #321

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d172

The Gospel Hymnal #d108

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The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book #108c

The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d167

The Sanctus #d48

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