Dear Friend, whose presence in the house

Author: James Freeman Clarke

Clarke, James Freeman, D.D., is a grandson of James Freeman (q. v.)> from whom he was named. He was born at Hanover, New Hampshire, April 4, 1810, and graduated at Harvard College, in Arts, in 1829, and in Divinity, 1833. Receiving ordination as a Unitarian Minister, he was Pastor at Louisville, Kentucky, from 1833 to 1840; of the Church of the Disciples, Boston, from 1811 to 1830; and also from 1853. Dr. Clarke for some time edited, whilst at Louisville, The Western Messenger, and is the author of Orthodoxy, its Truths and Errors, 1866; The Christian Doctrine of Forgiveness, 1852; The Christian Doctrine of Prayer, 1854, and other works. In 1844 he published the Hymn Book for the Church of the Disciples. This he enlarged in 1852. To each… Go to person page >

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First Line: Dear Friend, whose presence in the house
Author: James Freeman Clarke

Tune

MARTYRDOM (Wilson)

MARTYRDOM was originally an eighteenth-century Scottish folk melody used for the ballad "Helen of Kirkconnel." Hugh Wilson (b. Fenwick, Ayrshire, Scotland, c. 1766; d. Duntocher, Scotland, 1824) adapted MARTYRDOM into a hymn tune in duple meter around 1800. A triple-meter version of the tune was fir…

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A Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs. 19th ed. #d93
A Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs; suited to the various kinds of Christian worship; and especially designed for and adapted to the Fraternity of the Brethren... #787Page Scan
Common Praise: hymns with tunes for Christian worship #400Page Scan
Good Will Songs: a Compilation of Hymns and Tunes #118Page Scan
Hymnal Amore Dei #302Page Scan
Hymnal, Amore Dei #302Page Scan
Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #1173Page Scan
Hymns for All Christians #L21Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages (3rd series) #180Page Scan
Lyra Sacra Americana: or, Gems from American Sacred Poetry #d33
Mawl a chân = praise and song : llyfr hymnau a thonau i Gymru ar Wasgar = hymnal for Welsh and English church worship / crynhoad pwyllgor Eglwys Gymraeg, Detroit, Michigan #32
Pilgrim Songs No.2 #d54
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #595Page Scan
Plymouth Sunday-School Hymnal #d24
Singers and Songs of the Liberal Faith #289Page Scan
The American Hymnal #d104
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #595Page Scan
The Ideal Song and Hymn Book #d52
The Pilgrim Hymnal #106Page Scan
The Psalms of Life: A Compilation of Psalms, Hymns, Chants, Anthems, &c. Embodying the Spiritual, Progressive and Reformatory Sentiment of the Present Age #139Page Scan
The Treasury of American Sacred Song with Notes Explanatory and Biographical #66Page Scan



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