From distant corners [places] of our land. W. L. Alexander. Written in 1847 for the Annual Meeting of the Congregational Union of Scotland, and is usually printed on the programme of the Anniversary from year to year. It was published in Dr. Alexander's Augustine Hymn Book, 1849, in 7 stanzas of 4 lines, and from thence has passed into various hymnals, in some cases reading "From distant places of our land."
-- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)
|Instances (1 - 3 of 3)||Title||First Line||Tune||Tune Key||Author||Meter||Scripture||Date||Subject||Source|
|The Canadian Baptist Hymn Book #795||From distant corners of our land||From distant corners of our land||W. L. Alexander||1873|
|The Canadian Baptist Hymnal for the use of Churches and Families #d171||From distant corners [places] of our land||From distant corners [places] of our land||William Lindsay Alexander||1889|
|The Sacrifice of Praise. psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs designed for public worship and private devotion, with notes on the origin of hymns. #494||From distant corners [places] of our land||From distant corners [places] of our land||William Lindsay Alexander||1869|