Deny thee, what, deny the way

Deny thee, what, deny the way

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Deny Thee! what, deny the way? [Denial of Christ.] This poem appeared in Emma Parr's Thoughts of Peace, 1839, in 4 parts, Nos. 361-364, and signed "H. H." Of these parts i.-iii. are combined and altered in Kennedy, 1863, No. 1353, making a hymn of 5 stanzas of 8 lines. and 1 stanza of 5 lines. Other arrangements are given in the American Sabbath Hymn Book 1858 (4 stanzas of 4 lines); the Baptist Praise Book, N. Y., 1871 (2 stanzas of 4 lines). [William T. Brooke]

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)