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Father, at this altar bending

Father, at this altar bending

Author: E. H. Chapin
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: E. H. Chapin

Chapin, Edwin Hubbell, D.D., was the most distinguished man of the Universalists in later years. In his early days he was eminent as a lecturer; and as a preacher until his death. He was born in Union village, Washington, N. Y., Dec. 29, 1814, and educated at Bennington, Vermont. He was successively pastor at Richmond, Virginia, 1837; Charleston, Mass.; Boston, 1846; and from 1848, of the Church of the Divine Paternity, New York city. He died Dec. 26, 1880. He published several works, and edited, with J. G. Adams, Hymns for Christian Devotion, Boston, 1846. This is perhaps the most prominent Universalist Collection in the States. To it Dr. Chapin contributed the following hymns:— 1. Amid surrounding gloom and waste. During a Storm. 2.… Go to person page >

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First Line: Father, at this altar bending
Author: E. H. Chapin



Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #806Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #717Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #717Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d142
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