God, thou art good, each perfumed flower

God, thou art good, each perfumed flower

Author: Eliza Lee Follen
Published in 18 hymnals

Author: Eliza Lee Follen

Follen, Eliza Lee, née Cabot, a well-known Unitarian writer, daughter of Samuel Cabot, born at Boston, August 15, 1787, and married, in 1828, to Professor Charles Follen, who perished on board the "Lexington," which was burnt on Long Island Sound, Jan. 13,1840. Mrs. Follen died at Brookline, Mass., 1860. She was a voluminous writer. Her Poems were first published at Boston (Crosby & Co.), 1839, and whilst she was in England she issued another volume for children's use, entitled The Lark and the Linnet, in 1854. Both volumes also contain some translations from the German, and versions of a few Psalms. Her best known hymns are:— 1. How sweet to be allowed to pray. Resignation. Appeared in the Christian Disciple, Sept., 1818,… Go to person page >

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First Line: God, thou art good, each perfumed flower
Author: Eliza Lee Follen



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Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #149Page Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #250Page Scan
Grammar School Hymn Book #d84
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #180Page Scan
Portsmouth Sunday School Hymn Book #d47
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d205
Singers and Songs of the Liberal Faith #57Page Scan
Songs of the Unity: a Selection of Lyrics for Public Worhip, with Tunes for Congregational Use #d76
The Boston Sunday School Hymn Book: with devotional exercises. (Rev. ed.) #32Page Scan
The Gospel Psalmist #117Page Scan
The Pean #d25
The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #130Page Scan
The Psalms of Life: A Compilation of Psalms, Hymns, Chants, Anthems, &c. Embodying the Spiritual, Progressive and Reformatory Sentiment of the Present Age #18Page Scan
The Sabbath School Lute: a selection of hymns and appropriate melodies, adapted to the wants of Sabbath schools, families and social meetings #24Page Scan
The Sabbath School Lyre #d43
The Sabbath School Lyre: a collection of hymns and music, original and selected, for general use in sabbath schools #91Page Scan
The School Hymn-Book: for normal, high, and grammar schools #132Page Scan
The Service Hymnal with an introductory service #55Page Scan
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