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Heavenly Father, from thy throne

Heavenly Father, from thy throne

Author: Thomas Benson Pollock
Published in 13 hymnals

Author: Thomas Benson Pollock

Pollock, Thomas Benson, M.A., was born in 1836, and graduated at Trinity College, Dublin, B.A. 1859, M.A. 1863, where he also gained the Vice-Chancellor's Prize for English Verse in 1855. Taking Holy Orders in 1861, he was Curate of St. Luke's, Leek, Staffordshire; St. Thomas's, Stamford Hill, London; and St. Alban's, Birmingham. Mr. Pollock is a most successful writer of metrical Litanies. His Metrical Litanies for Special Services and General Use, Mowbray, Oxford, 1870, and other compositions of the same kind contributed subsequently to various collections, have greatly enriched modern hymnbooks. To the 1889 Supplemental Hymns to Hymns Ancient & Modern, Mr. Pollock contributed two hymns, “We are soldiers of Christ, Who is mighty to save… Go to person page >

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First Line: Heavenly Father, from thy throne
Author: Thomas Benson Pollock

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Church Hymns with Tunes #583

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Church Hymns #653

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Singing on the Way #79a

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Sunday-School Book #218

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The Book of Worship #487

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The Children's Hymnal with Tunes #206

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The Christian Hymnal #453

The Hymns for the Use of Evangelical Lutheran Congregations #d156

The Hymns from the Children's Hymnal; with a Service, for Sunday Schools #d83

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The Sunday School Hymnal #29

The Trinity Hymnal, with Offices of Devotion #d26

The Young Churchman's Hymnal (Diocese of Western New York) #d22

The Young Churchman's Hymnal. 5th ed. #d23

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