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God instructs to all talents few or many

God instructs to all talents few or many

Author: James Edmeston
Published in 14 hymnals

Author: James Edmeston

Edmeston, James, born Sept. 10, 1791. His maternal grandfather was the Rev. Samuel Brewer, who for 50 years was the pastor of an Independent congregation at Stepney. Educated as an architect and surveyor, in 1816 he entered upon his profession on his own account, and continued to practice it until his death on Jan. 7, 1867. The late Sir G. Gilbert Scott was his pupil. Although an Independent by descent he joined the Established Church at a comparatively early age, and subsequently held various offices, including that of churchwarden, in the Church of St. Barnabas, Homerton. His hymns number nearly 2000. The best known are “Lead us, Heavenly Father, lead us” and "Saviour, breathe an evening blessing." Many of his hymns were written for c… Go to person page >

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First Line: God instructs to all talents few or many
Author: James Edmeston
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 14 of 14)

Hymns, Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools of the Evangelical Lutheran Church #d107

Manual of Devotion and Selection of Hymns for ... Girard College for Orphans #d61

Modern Festival Music, Book 4 #d4

New Standard Singer #d74

New Standard Singer, Pt. 1-7 #d76

Plymouth Sunday-School Hymnal #d46

Sabbath Songs for Children's Worship #d35

Songs for the Little Ones at Home #d54

Sunday School Service and Hymn Book arranged by the Sunday School Committee #d42

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The Centenary Singer #384

The New Sunday-School Harmonist #d25

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The Presbyterian Juvenile Psalmodist #57

The Sunday School Melodist #d27

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Young Singer's Friend #215

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