How beauteous on the mountains

How beauteous on the mountains

Author: Benjamin Gough
Tune: GREENLAND (Haydn)
Published in 43 hymnals

Author: Benjamin Gough

Gough, Benjamin, was born at Southborough, Kent, in 1805, and died Nov. 28,1877. He was engaged in mercantile pursuits in London for some years. After retiring from business he resided at Mountfield, Faversham. He was a member and lay preacher of the Wesleyan denomination. His poetical works include:— (1) Lyra Sabbatica, Lon., 1865; (2) Kentish Lyrics, London, 1867; (3) Hymns of Prayer and Praise, London, 1875; and several minor publications, the most important being (4) Protestant Hymns & Songs for the Million, Lon., 1878; (5) Songs from the Woodlands, and Other Poems, Lon., 1872; and (6) Christmas Carols and New Year's Songs, Lon. (n.d.). Of Mr. Gough's hymns, about 20 are in common use in Great Britain and America, and of these the m… Go to person page >

Tune

GREENLAND (Haydn)

GREENLAND, an example of the popular nineteenth-century practice of creating hymn tunes from the works of classical composers, is thought to be originally from one of J. Michael Haydn's (PHH 67) "Deutschen Kirchen Messen." The tune acquired its title from its occasional association with the text "Fr…

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A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for the Church and the Choir #891

Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d336

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Carmina Sanctorum, a selection of hymns and songs of praise with tunes #631

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Carmina Sanctorum: a selection of hymns and songs of praise with tunes #631

Christian Science Hymnal #120

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Christian Science Hymnal #151

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Christian Science Hymnal: a selection of spiritual songs #151a

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Christian Science Hymnal: a selection of spiritual songs #151b

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Christian Science Hymnal: a selection of spiritual songs #151c

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Christian Science Hymnal: a selection of spiritual songs #151

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Garnered Sheaves #186

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Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #1134

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #928

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Hymns of the Ages for Public and Social Worship #538

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In Excelsis: hymns with tunes for Christian worship #685

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Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient & modern (Abr. ed.) #555

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Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #1062

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Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in the prayer-meeting #524

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Many Voices; or, Carmina Sanctorum, Evangelistic Edition with Tunes #458

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Missionary Hymns #23

Notes of Triumph, for the Sunday School #d75

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Notes of Triumph: for the Sunday School #186

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Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #1112

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Song-Hymnal of Praise and Joy, a selection of spiritual songs, old and new #350

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Songs of Praise with Tunes #459

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d315

The Advent Christian Hymnal. Rev. #d118

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The Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for use in social meetings. #450

The Canadian Baptist Hymnal for the use of Churches and Families #d246

The Centennial Hymnal #d140

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The Church Hymnary: a collection of hymns and tunes for public worship #801

The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d330

The Gospel Praise Book #d168

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The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #1120

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The People's Hymnal: for use in public and social worship #460

The People's Praise Book or Carmina Sanctorum #d242

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Tried and True #186

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