That Gentle Whisper

Author: E. E. Hewitt

Pseudonym: Li­die H. Ed­munds. Eliza Edmunds Hewitt was born in Philadelphia 28 June 1851. She was educated in the public schools and after graduation from high school became a teacher. However, she developed a spinal malady which cut short her career and made her a shut-in for many years. During her convalescence, she studied English literature. She felt a need to be useful to her church and began writing poems for the primary department. she went on to teach Sunday school, take an active part in the Philadelphia Elementary Union and become Superintendent of the primary department of Calvin Presbyterian Church. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Do you hear that gentle whisper?
Title: That Gentle Whisper
Author: E. E. Hewitt
Refrain First Line: Come to me, come to me

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 10 of 10)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Gospel Song-Gems No.1 #135Page Scan
Hymn-Songs: for use in the Sunday school, young people's meeting, the church and home #135Page Scan
Living Hymns: for use in the Sabbath School, Christian Endeavor Meetings, the church & home #181Page Scan
Praise and Rejoicing #170Page Scan
Radiant Songs: for use in meetings for Christian worship or work #81Page Scan
Temple Songs (Seaside ed.) #129Page Scan
The Emory Hymnal: No. 2, sacred hymns and music for use in public worship, Sunday-schools, social meetings and family worship #81Page Scan
The Master's Praise: a collection of songs for the Sunday-school #35Page Scan
Tried and True #96Page Scan
Unfading Treasures: a compilation of sacred songs and hymns, adapted for use by Sunday schools, Epworth Leagues, endeavor societies, pastors, evangelists, choristers, etc. #135Page Scan



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