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The Macedonian cry

Hark, what cry arrests my ear

Author: Amos Sutton
Published in 16 hymnals

Author: Amos Sutton

Sutton, Amos, D.D., was born at Sevenoaks, Kent, on Jan. 21, 1802. Though educated with a view to secular business, when about the age of 21 he felt constrained to offer himself for service in connection with the General Baptist Foreign Missionary Society. He was sent to India; and in the year 1825 was stationed at Cuttack, in the province of Orissa, where, with intervals during which he visited England and America, he laboured most usefully until his death on Aug. 17, 1854. He was gifted as a translator; and compiled an Uriya Dictionary, besides translating a number of English books into that language. He also prepared the first Uriya Hymn Book, 179 of the hymns being of his own composition. The degree of D.D. was conferred on him by the C… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Hark, what cry arrests my ear
Title: The Macedonian cry
Author: Amos Sutton



Instances (1 - 16 of 16)

A New and Choice Selection of Hymns for Social Worship and Pravate Devotion #d32

Hymns for Social Worship. 6th ed. #d88

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Methodist Social Hymn Book #301

New Standard Singer #d85

New Standard Singer, Pt. 1-7 #d87

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Oberlin social & sabbath school hymn book #183

Sacred Melodies #d105

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Sacred Melodies #101

The Canadian Temperance Minstrel #d10

The New Brunswick Temperance Songster #d15

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The Presbyterian Juvenile Psalmodist #178

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The Psalmody #847

The Sabbath School Hymn Book #d95

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The Social and Sabbath School Hymn-Book. (5th ed.) #183

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