Heavenly Spirit, may each heart

Heavenly Spirit, may each heart

Author: James Edmeston
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: James Edmeston

Edmeston, James, born Sept. 10, 1791. His maternal grandfather was the Rev. Samuel Brewer, who for 50 years was the pastor of an Independent congregation at Stepney. Educated as an architect and surveyor, in 1816 he entered upon his profession on his own account, and continued to practice it until his death on Jan. 7, 1867. The late Sir G. Gilbert Scott was his pupil. Although an Independent by descent he joined the Established Church at a comparatively early age, and subsequently held various offices, including that of churchwarden, in the Church of St. Barnabas, Homerton. His hymns number nearly 2000. The best known are “Lead us, Heavenly Father, lead us” and "Saviour, breathe an evening blessing." Many of his hymns were written for c… Go to person page >

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First Line: Heavenly Spirit, may each heart
Author: James Edmeston

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A Selection of Hymns, adapted to the devotions of the closet, the family, and the social circle; and containing subjects appropriate to the monthly concerns of prayer for the success... #245Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns: designed as a supplement to the "psalms and hymns" of the Presbyterian church #122Page Scan
Hymns of Worship: designed for use especially in the lecture room, the prayer meeting and the family #58Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #892
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #892Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #892Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #892Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #892Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #892Page Scan
Songs of the Spirit #d179
The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d278
The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D.: to which are added select hymns, from other authors; and directions for musical expression (New ed.) #D405Page Scan
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