God of the morning ray

God of the morning ray

Author: Thomas Hastings
Published in 20 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 the morning ray
Author: Thomas Hastings

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Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d341

Sabbath Songs #d39

School and College Hymnal #d43

Schools Lyrics #d70

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Songs for Sunday Schools and Gospel Meetings #141b

Songs for the New Life #d186

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #123

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #123

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #123

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #123

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #123

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The Morning Hour: a daily song-service with responsive selections for schools #66

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The Public School Hymnal: for the use of high schools and seminaries #1

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The Reformed Church Hymnal: with tunes #613

The School Hymnary #d62

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #35

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