Father, for thy promised blessing

Father, for thy promised blessing

Author: Albert Midlane
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Albert Midlane

Midlane, Albert, was born at Newport, Isle of Wight, Jan. 23, 1825, and was engaged in business in that town for many years. To his Sunday school teacher he ascribes the honour of prompting him to poetic efforts: and the same teacher did much to shape his early life. His first printed hymn, "Hark! in the presence of our God," was written in September, 1842, at Carisbrooke Castle, and printed in the Youth’s Magazine in November of the same year. Since then he has written over 300, and of these a large proportion are in common use. They appeared in magazines and small mission hymn-books, including:— (1) The Youth's Magazine; (2) The British Messenger; (3) The London Messenger; (4) Trotter's Evangelical Hymn Book, 1860; (5) The Ambassador… Go to person page >

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First Line: Father, for thy promised blessing
Author: Albert Midlane

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Gospel Melodies: a New Collection of Gospel Hymns and Songs #d41

Perennial Songs #d50

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #820

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book, for Public Worship #290.820

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The Baptist Hymn Book #820

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The Canadian Baptist Hymn Book #552

The National Baptist Hymn Book #d137

The National Baptist Hymn Book: a collection of old meter songs (Worded ed.) #ad137

The Vestry Hymn and Tune Book #d102

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