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God of the rolling orbs above

God of the rolling orbs above

Author: William B. O. Peabody
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: William B. O. Peabody

Peabody, William Bourne Oliver, D.D., twin brother of Oliver William Bourne, was born at Exeter, New Hampshire, July 9, 1799, and educated in his native town and at Harvard College. Leaving Harvard in 1817, he taught for a year at an academy in Exeter, and then proceeded to study theology at the Cambridge Divinity School. He began to preach in 1819, and became the Pastor of the Unitarian Congregation at Springfield, Massachusetts, in October, 1820. This charge he held to his death on May 28, 1847. His Memoir (written by his brother) was published with the 2nd ed. of his Sermons, 1849; and his Literary Remains followed in 1850. "He was a man of rare accomplishments, and consummate virtue," whose loveliness of character impressed many outsid… Go to person page >

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First Line: God of the rolling orbs above
Author: William B. O. Peabody

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Instances

Instances (1 - 12 of 12)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #870Page Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #262Page Scan
Church Music, a Collection of Hymn Tunes. #d48
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d216
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #193Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #184Page Scan
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #149Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #186Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #186Page Scan
Sacred Poetry and Music Reconciled; or a Collection of Hymns, Original and Compiled #71Page Scan
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #46Page Scan
The New Congregational Hymn and Tune Book, for Public, Social and Private Worship #119Page Scan
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