From street and square, from hill and glen

From street and square, from hill and glen

Author: Thomas W. Higginson
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Thomas W. Higginson

Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, M.A., was born at Cambridge, U.S.A., Dec. 22, 1823, and educated at Harvard. From 1847 to 1850 he was Pastor of an Unitarian Church at Newburyport, and from 1852 to 1858 at Worcester. In 1858 he retired from the Ministry, and devoted himself to literature. During the Rebellion he was colonel of the first negro regiment raised in South Carolina. In addition to being for some time a leading contributor to the Atlantic Monthly, he published Outdoor Papers, 1863; Malbone, 1869; and other works. During his residence at the Harvard Divinity School he contributed the following hymns to Longfellow and Johnson's Book of Hymns, 1846:— 1. No human eyes Thy face may see. God known through love. 2. The land our fathe… Go to person page >

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First Line: From street and square, from hill and glen
Author: Thomas W. Higginson

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American Student Hymnal #d81
Hymns of the Spirit for Use in the Free Churches of America #343
Social Hymns of Brotherhood and Aspiration #d21
Songs for Worship #d44
The Beacon Song and Service book #167



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