Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Author: Thomas Moore
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: Thomas Moore

Moore, Thomas, son of John Moore, a small tradesman at Dublin, was born in that city, May 28, 1779, educated at a private school and Trinity College, Dublin; read at the Middle Temple for the Bar; held a post under the Government in Bermuda for a short time, and died Feb. 26, 1852. His Memoirs, Journal, and Correspondence were published by Lord John Russell in 1855. In that work every detail concerning himself and his numerous publications, most of them of high poetical merit, will be found. His connection with hymnody is confined to his Sacred Songs, which were published in 1816, and again in his Collected Works, 1866. These Songs were 32 in all, and were written to popular airs of various nations. Of these Songs the following have passed… Go to person page >

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First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime
Author: Thomas Moore



Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Selection of Sacred Songs. 2nd ed. #126Page Scan
A Selection of Sacred Songs: for the use of schools and academies #126Page Scan
My Little Singing Book #d16
Revival Melodies or Songs of Zion. Part II #d11
Revival Melodies, or Songs of Zion. #II.50Page Scan
Songs for the School Room #d24
The American School Hymn Book. (New ed.) #CLXI[CLI]Page Scan
The Public School Singing Book: a collection of original and other songs, odes, hymns, anthems, and chants used in the various public schools #15aPage Scan
The Social Lyrist: a Collection of Sentimental, Patriotic and Pious Songs #d8
The Young Choir: adapted to the use of juvenile sing schools, Sabbath schools, primary classes, etc #106Page Scan
Young Singer's Friend: or, the Lee Avenue collection of hymns and songs, sacred and secular, suitable for Sabbath schools, social circles, children's meetings, concerts, anniversaries, etc. #s97Page Scan
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