Had I ten thousand gifts beside

Had I ten thousand gifts beside

Author: Edward Godwin
Published in 33 hymnals

Author: Edward Godwin

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First Line: Had I ten thousand gifts beside
Author: Edward Godwin

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Had I ten thousand gifts beside. [Completeness in Christ.] Appeared anonymously in R. Conyers's Collection, 1774, No. 254, in 2 stanzas of 6 lines. In this form it is in use in America. In the Baptist Hymn [& Tune] Book, Phila., 1871, No. 429, a third stanza has been added from "There is no path to heavenly bliss," stanza i. of No. 202, in Rippon's Baptist Selection, 1787. The usual modern form of the hymn in use in Great Britain is, "All other pleas we cast aside," as in Mercer's Church Psalter & Hymn Book, 1855, No. 111 (Oxford edition 1864, No. 45). This is repeated in Kennedy with the addition of a doxology. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907) ================= Had I ten thousand gifts beside, p. 476, ii. This is by Edward Godwin, a Calvinistic Methodist minister, published in his Hymns for Christian Societies, Part iii., Bristol, 1744, No. xii., entitled, "The Language of a Believer." [Rev. James Mearns, M.A.] --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)

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A Collection of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion #d70

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A Collection of Spiritual Hymns #609

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A New Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #634

Gospel Hymns #d152

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New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #193

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (7th ed.) #S141

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #139

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #CCIV

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Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #B2

Temple Chimes #d82

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #429

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book, for Public Worship #226.429

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The Baptist Hymn Book #429

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The Baptist Hymn Book #121

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The Baptist Hymnal, for Use in the Church and Home #504a

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The Baptist Hymnal, for Use in the Church and Home #504b

The Baptist Hymnal. Shaped notes ed. #d189

The Baptist Hymnal #504

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The Canadian Baptist Hymn Book #350

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The Christian Hymn Book #257

The Christian Hymnal #d225

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The Christian Hymnal #104

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The Christian hymnal #76

The Christian Hymnist #d174

The Christian Psalmist #d217

The Millennial Harp #d138

The Vestry Hymn and Tune Book #d137

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The Wreath of Gems #8

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