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Give to the Lord thine heart

Author: Jane F. Crewdson

Crewdson, Jane, née Fox, daughter of George Fox, of Perraw, Cornwall, was born at Perraw, October, 1809; married to Thomas Crewdson, of Manchester, 1836; and died at Summerlands, near Manchester, Sept. 14, 1863. During a long illness Mrs. Crewdson composed her works published as:— (1) Lays of the Reformation, 1860. (2) A Little While, and Other Poems (posthumous), 1864. (3) The Singer of Eisenach, n.d.; and (4) Aunt Jane's Verses for Children, 1851. 2nd ed. 1855, 3rd 1871. From these works nearly a dozen of her hymns have come into common use. The best known are, "O for the peace which floweth as a river," and "There is no sorrow, Lord, too light." In addition to these and others which are annotated under their respective first line… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Give to the Lord thine heart
Author: Jane F. Crewdson
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

SCHUMANN (51567)

SCHUMANN is one of many hymn tunes arranged by Lowell Mason (PHH 96). He first published the arrangement in Cantica Laudis (1850), a collection he edited with George J. Webb (PHH 559). First called WHITE, the tune was marked "Arr. from Schumann" and was thus ascribed to the German composer Robert A.…

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Asaph #d79

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Hymns and Tunes #150

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New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #396

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New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #396

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New Manual of Praise #269

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Songs of Pilgrimage #539

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The Christian Hymn Book #299

The Christian Hymnal #d184

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The Christian Hymnal #222

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The Christian hymnal #407

The Gospel Hymnal #d165

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The Heavenly Choir #60a

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The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book #119a

The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d273

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The Sabbath School Hymn and Tune Book #116

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