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Dear is the hallowed morn to me

Dear is the hallowed morn to me

Author: J. W. Cunningham
Published in 24 hymnals

Author: J. W. Cunningham

Cunningham, John William, M.A., was born in London, Jan. 3, 1780, and educated at St. John's College, Cambridge, where he graduated in honours, and subsequently became a Fellow of his College. In 1802 he was ordained to the Curacy of Ripley, in Surrey. The following year he removed to Ockham, and later to Clapham, where he was curate to the Rev. John Venn, who was the original of Berkeley in The Velvet Cushion. In 1811 he was presented by his family to the Vicarage of Harrow, which he held for fifty years. He died Sept. 30, 1861. He published, in addition to pamphlets on various subjects:— (1) World without Souls, 1805; (2) The Velvet Cushion, 4th ed. 1814; (3) De Ranee, a Poem, 1815; (4) Morning Thoughts on the Gospel of St. Matthew, 18… Go to person page >

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First Line: Dear is the hallowed morn to me
Author: J. W. Cunningham


The hallowed morn is dear to me. An altered form of "Dear is the hallowed morn to me," p. 273, ii. 2. The original appeared in Cunningham's De Raneé, a Poem, 1815, p. 94, and then in the Sacred Poetry.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)



Instances (1 - 24 of 24)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ: taken from the most approved authors, and adapted to public and private worship #418Page Scan
Christian Praise: a manual of worship for public, social and private devotion #12Page Scan
Family Singing Book. Rev ed. with Supplement #d68
Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #945Page Scan
Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d95
Hymns for Children, Selected and Altered #180Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #959Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #959Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #71Page Scan
Hymns of the Church, Ancient and Modern: for the use of all who love to sing the praises of God in Christ, in the family, the school, or the church; with a discourse on music as a divine ordinance... #375Page Scan
Hymns, Collects, Anthems and Selections #d52
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #20Page Scan
Songs of Christian Praise with Music #d111
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #20Page Scan
The Baptist Praise Book #19Page Scan
The Chapel Hymn Book (4th ed.) #d81
The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d78
The Child's Pocket Companion, Being a Selection of Choice Hymns for Sabbath School, with an Analysis to Most of Them #d13
The Choir: or, Union collection of church music. Consisting of a great variety of psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, &c. original and selected. Including many beautiful subjects from the works.. (2nd ed.) #63bPage Scan
The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs": for public, social and family worship and private devotions at the Sanitarium, Clifton Springs, N. Y. #357Page Scan
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #333Page Scan
The New Congregational Hymn and Tune Book, for Public, Social and Private Worship #167Page Scan
The Service of Praise #d65
The Vestry Hymn Book #d92