How blest are they whose transient years

How blest are they whose transient years

Author: Andrews Norton
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Andrews Norton

Norton, Andrews, D.D., son of Samuel Norton, was born at Higham, Massachusetts, Dec. 31, 1786, and was educated at Higham, and at Harvard College. After being engaged there for a short time as a tutor, he was appointed Librarian, and subsequently Lecturer on Biblical Criticism, as successor to Dr. Channing. When the Theological School was opened in 1819 he became Dexter Professor of Literature. This position he held until 1830. He died at Newport, Rhode Island, Sept. 18, 1853. He was for some time editor of the General Repository and Review, and published several prose works, one of the most extensive being The Genuineness of the Gospels, in 4 volumes. His hymns are few in number, and are mainly meditations in verse. They were contributed t… Go to person page >

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Author: Andrews Norton

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A Collection of Hymns: Supplementary to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #448Page Scan
Christian Hymn and Tune Book, for use in Churches, and for Social and Family Devotions #588Page Scan
New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #156Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #1094Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #1094Page Scan
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #1042Page Scan
The Christian Hymnal #d270
The Christian Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship #707Page Scan
The Christian hymnal: a collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship; in two parts (Rev.) #211Page Scan



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