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Father of mercies, let our songs

Father of mercies, let our songs

Author: Thomas Cotterill
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Thomas Cotterill

Thomas Cotterill was born in 1779; studied at S. John's College, Cambridge, graduating M.A.; ordained in 1806, and enterred upon parochial work at Tutbury; afterwards removed to Lane End, where he remained for nine years among the Potteries; in 1817, became perpetual Curate of S. Paul's, Sheffield. He died in 1823. He was the author of several books; among them, "A Selection of Psalms and Hymns for Public and Private Use, adapted to the Services of the Church of England." In the preparation of this collection (the 8th ed., 1819), he had the assistance of Montgomery, who in this work did what he condemned in others, viz., altering and remodeling other authors' hymns. --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A., 1872.… Go to person page >

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First Line: Father of mercies, let our songs
Author: Thomas Cotterill

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A Liturgy and Hymns for Church Sunday Schools #139

A Selection of Psalms and Hymns for ... Diocese of Nova Scotia. 3rd ed. #d80

A Selection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of the Diocese of Nova Scotia. 3rd ed. #d81

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #525

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #2

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New Union Hymns #14

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