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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Instances

Instances (1 - 43 of 43)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for the Church and the Choir #891Page Scan
Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d336
Carmina Sanctorum, a selection of hymns and songs of praise with tunes #631Page Scan
Carmina Sanctorum: a selection of hymns and songs of praise with tunes #631Page Scan
Christian Science Hymnal #120
Christian Science Hymnal #151Page Scan
Christian Science Hymnal: a selection of spiritual songs #151aPage Scan
Christian Science Hymnal: a selection of spiritual songs #151bPage Scan
Christian Science Hymnal: a selection of spiritual songs #151cPage Scan
Christian Science Hymnal: a selection of spiritual songs #151Page Scan
Garnered Sheaves #186Page Scan
Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #1134Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #928Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages for Public and Social Worship #538Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages for Public and Social Worship, Approved and Recommended ... by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the U.S. 2nd ed. #d195
In Excelsis: hymns with tunes for Christian worship #685Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient & modern (Abr. ed.) #555Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #1062Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in the prayer-meeting #524Page Scan
Many Voices; or, Carmina Sanctorum, Evangelistic Edition with Tunes #458Page Scan
Missionary Hymns #23Page Scan
Missionary Songs for the use of Missionary Societies, Missionary and Gleaners' Bands and Other Missionary Meetings #d34
Missionary Songs: for the use of missionary societies, missionary and gleaners' bands,and other missionary meetings, with special provision for missionary concerts #49Page Scan
Notes of Triumph, for the Sunday School #d75
Notes of Triumph: for the Sunday School #186Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #1112Page Scan
Sacred Hymns and Tunes: designed to be used by the Wesleyan Methodist Connection (or Church) of America #338Page Scan
Song-Hymnal of Praise and Joy, a selection of spiritual songs, old and new #350Page Scan
Songs of Praise with Tunes #459Page Scan
Songs of the Morning, a choice collection of songs and hymns for the Sunday school and other social services #186Page Scan
The Advent Christian Hymnal #d315
The Advent Christian Hymnal. Rev. #d118
The Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for use in social meetings. #450Page Scan
The Canadian Baptist Hymnal for the use of Churches and Families #d246
The Centennial Hymnal #d140
The Church Hymnary: a collection of hymns and tunes for public worship #801Page Scan
The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d330
The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs": for public, social and family worship and private devotions at the Sanitarium, Clifton Springs, N. Y. #1347Page Scan
The Gospel Praise Book #d168
The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #1120Page Scan
The People's Hymnal: for use in public and social worship #460Page Scan
The People's Praise Book or Carmina Sanctorum #d242
Tried and True #186Page Scan
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