Hearken, Lord, to my complaints

Hearken, Lord, to my complaints

Author: James Montgomery
Tune: MILNER
Published in 27 hymnals

Author: James Montgomery

Montgomery, James, son of John Montgomery, a Moravian minister, was born at Irvine, Ayrshire, Nov. 4, 1771. In 1776 he removed with his parents to the Moravian Settlement at Gracehill, near Ballymena, county of Antrim. Two years after he was sent to the Fulneck Seminary, Yorkshire. He left Fulneck in 1787, and entered a retail shop at Mirfield, near Wakefield. Soon tiring of that he entered upon a similar situation at Wath, near Rotherham, only to find it quite as unsuitable to his taste as the former. A journey to London, with the hope of finding a publisher for his youthful poems ended in failure; and in 1792 he was glad to leave Wath for Shefield to join Mr. Gales, an auctioneer, bookseller, and printer of the Sheffield Register newspap… Go to person page >

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First Line: Hearken, Lord, to my complaints
Author: James Montgomery

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Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d344

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Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #856

Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d303

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Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #P42.4

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #599

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #599

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #599

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #599

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #599

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #599

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Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #381

The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d276

The Choral Friend #d25

The Sacred Lyre #d26

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