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God of tbe nations, bow thine ear

God of tbe nations, bow thine ear

Author: Thomas Hastings
Published in 15 hymnals

Author: Thomas Hastings

Hastings, Thomas, MUS. DOC., son of Dr. Seth Hastings, was born at Washington, Lichfield County, Connecticut, October 15, 1784. In 1786, his father moved to Clinton, Oneida Co., N. Y. There, amid rough frontier life, his opportunities for education were small; but at an early age he developed a taste for music, and began teaching it in 1806. Seeking a wider field, he went, in 1817, to Troy, then to Albany, and in 1823 to Utica, where he conducted a religious journal, in which he advocated his special views on church music. In 1832 he was called to New York to assume the charge of several Church Choirs, and there his last forty years were spent in great and increasing usefulness and repute. He died at New York, May 15, 1872. His aim was the… Go to person page >

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First Line: God of tbe nations, bow thine ear
Author: Thomas Hastings

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Instances (1 - 15 of 15)
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Church Melodies #732

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Evangelical Hymns #197

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Missionary Hymns #79

Mother's Hymn Book . New ed. #d39

Sacred Melodies #d90

The Alleluia #d73

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The Alleluia #164a

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The Christian Psalmist; or, Watts' Psalms and Hymns #495

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The Church Praise Book #614

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The Mother's Hymn Book. (Third stereotyped ed. Rev. and enl.) #160

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The Mother's Hymn Book #115

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The New York Choralist #180

The Sacred Lyre #d19

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