Father in heaven, to whom our hearts

Father in heaven, to whom our hearts

Author: William Henry Furness
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: William Henry Furness

Furness, William Henry, D.D., born in Boston, 1802, and graduated at Harvard in Arts and Theology, 1820. From 1825 he has been an Unitarian Pastor in Philadelphia. He is an accomplished scholar, and has been an active worker in reforms of various kinds. His publications are numerous and include a Manual of Domestic Worship, 1840, and a translation of Schiller's Song of the Bell. His hymns are somewhat numerous, and several of them have great merit. The best and most widely used are:— 1. Father in heaven, to Thee my heart. Resignation. Appeared in The Christian Disciple, 1822. It was repeated in this form in some of the older collections, and a few modern hymnals, including the Boston Unitarian Hymns [& Tune] Book, 1868.… Go to person page >

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Author: William Henry Furness

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Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d148

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Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #92

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Hymns of the Spirit #88

Selected Hymns for the Use of Children in Families or Sunday School #d22

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Singers and Songs of the Liberal Faith #166

The Gospel Hymnal #d141

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The Public School Hymnal: for the use of high schools and seminaries #226

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