Great God, wert thou extreme to mark

Great God, wert thou extreme to mark

Author: Harriet Auber
Published in 19 hymnals

Author: Harriet Auber

Auber, Harriet, daughter of Mr. James Auber, b. in London, Oct. 4, 1773. During the greater part of her quiet and secluded life she resided at Broxbourne and Hoddesdon, Herts, and died at the latter place on the 20th Jan., 1862. Miss Auber wrote devotional and other poetry, but only a portion of the former was published in her Spirit of the Psalms, in 1829. This collection is mainly her work, and from it some useful versions of the Psalms have been taken and included in modern hymn-books, about 20 appearing in Spurgeon's Our Own Hymn Book, 1866. Miss Auber's name is widely known, but it is principally through her exquisite lyric, "Our blest Redeemer, ere He breathed," and the Epiphany hymn, "Bright was the guiding star that led." (For criti… Go to person page >

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First Line: Great God, wert thou extreme to mark
Author: Harriet Auber
Source: Spirit of the Psalms
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Collection of Hymns, for the Christian Church and Home #166

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #208

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #208

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #208

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #208

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #208

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #208

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #330

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship (Rev. ed. with supplement) #182

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Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #354

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The Harp #248

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The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #529

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The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #529

Universalist Hymn Book #d162

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