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



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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 #d35
Songs for the Little Ones at Home #d54
Sunday School Service and Hymn Book arranged by the Sunday School Committee #d42
The Centenary Singer: a collection of hymns and tunes popular during the last one hundred years #384Page Scan
The New Sunday-School Harmonist #d25
The Presbyterian Juvenile Psalmodist #57Page Scan
The Sunday School Melodist #d27
Young Singer's Friend: or, the Lee Avenue collection of hymns and songs, sacred and secular, suitable for Sabbath schools, social circles, children's meetings, concerts, anniversaries, etc. #215Page Scan
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