Far from the utmost verge of day

Far from the utmost verge of day

Author: P. H. Brown
Published in 29 hymnals

Author: P. H. Brown

Brown, Phoebe, née Hinsdale. A member of the Congregational body, born at Canaan, Columbia County, New York, May 1, 1783, she was left an orphan when two years old. At nine she fell into the hands of a relative who kept a county gaol. These, says her son, "were years of intense and cruel suffering. The tale of her early life which she has left her children is a narrative of such deprivations, cruel treatment, and toil, as it breaks my heart to read." Escaping from this bondage at 18, she was sought by kind people, and sent for three months to a common school at Claverack, N.Y., where she learned to write, and made profession of faith in Christ. In 1805 she was married to Timothy H. Brown, a painter, and subsequently lived at East Windsor a… Go to person page >

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First Line: Far from the utmost verge of day
Author: P. H. Brown



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A Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Generally Used at Camp and Prayer Meetings #d53

Family Hymns #d63

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Hymns for Christian Melody #916

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Hymns for Youth, Suitable to be Used in Sabbath and Parochial Schools #423

Living Hymns #9a

Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d182

Sabbath School and Social Hymns of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the U.S.A. #d62

Seamen's Devotional Assistant and Mariners' Hymns (American Seamen's Friend Society) #d112

The Baptist Harmony #d99

The Baptist Harmony #d99

The Church Hymn Book #d242

The Social Harp. Rev. #d100

The Social Harp: Comprising the Richest Variety of Spiritual Songs ... #d80

Village Hymns #d136

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