From day to day, before our eyes

From day to day, before our eyes

Author: James Montgomery
Published in 16 hymnals

Author: James Montgomery

James Montgomery (b. Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland, 1771; d. Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, 1854), the son of Moravian parents who died on a West Indies mission field while he was in boarding school, Montgomery inherited a strong religious bent, a passion for missions, and an independent mind. He was editor of the Sheffield Iris (1796-1827), a newspaper that sometimes espoused radical causes. Montgomery was imprisoned briefly when he printed a song that celebrated the fall of the Bastille and again when he described a riot in Sheffield that reflected unfavorably on a military commander. He also protested against slavery, the lot of boy chimney sweeps, and lotteries. Associated with Christians of various persuasions, Montgomery supported missio… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: From day to day, before our eyes
Author: James Montgomery

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 16 of 16)

Additional Hymns, Designed as a Supplement to Dwight's Psalms & Hymns #d48

Page Scan

Plymouth Collection #a951

Page Scan

Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #951

Page Scan

Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #1126

Select Hymns #d122

Page Scan

Select Hymns #427

Page Scan

Song-Hymnal of Praise and Joy, a selection of spiritual songs, old and new #343

Page Scan

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #b1131

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #1131

Page Scan

Songs for the Sanctuary #1131

Page Scan

Songs for the Sanctuary #1131

Page Scan

Songs for the Sanctuary #1131

Page Scan

Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #1131

Page Scan

Songs of the Church #657

Page Scan

The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book #951

The Church-Book #d106

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support Hymnary.org.