Go, spirit of the sainted dead

Go, spirit of the sainted dead

Author: J. N. Brown
Published in 22 hymnals

Author: J. N. Brown

Brown, John Newton, D.D., was born at New London, Connecticut, June 29, 1803, and graduated at Madison University, 1823. From 1838 to 1845 he was Professor of Theology at New Hampton, New Hampshire, and from 1845-1849 pastor at Lexington, Virginia. He died in 1868. Dr. Brown was some time editor of the Baptist Publication Society, the Christian Chronicle, and the National Baptist. His works include Encyclopaedia of Religious Knowledge, 1831; Memorials of Baptist Martyrs, 1834; Poems, 1840. His hymn:— Go, spirit of the tainted dead, appeared in The Psalmist (Revs. B. Stow and S. F. Smith), 1843, No. 1100, and thence has passed into other Baptist collections. [Rev. F. M. Bird, M.A.] -- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)  Go to person page >

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Author: J. N. Brown

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Go, spirit of the tainted dead, appeared in The Psalmist (Revs. B. Stow and S. F. Smith), 1843, No. 1100, and thence has passed into other Baptist collections. [Rev. F. M. Bird, M.A.] -- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)

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Association Songs No.1 #d45

General Baptist Hymn Book #d158

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Hymn and Tune Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (Round Note Ed.) #624

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South #624

The American Hymn and Tune Book #d198

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The Baptist Praise Book #1106

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The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #1100

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The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #1105

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