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How happy is the youth who hears

How happy is the youth who hears

Author: Michael Bruce
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Michael Bruce

Bruce, Michael, son of a Scottish weaver, was born at Kinnesswood, Portmoak, Kinrossshire, Scotland, March 27,1746, and educated at the village school, Edinburgh University (where he first became acquainted with John Logan), and the Theological Hall of the Associate Synod, held at Kinross, under the Rev. John Swanston, intending ultimately to enter the ministry, a hope which was frustrated by his untimely death. To assist in procuring University fees and maintenance he for some time conducted a school, during the recess, at Gairney Bridge, and subsequently at Forrest Mill, near Tillicoultry. Whilst yet a student he died at Kinnesswood, July 5th, 1767. [Also, see Logan, John] The names of Michael Bruce and John Logan are brought together… Go to person page >

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First Line: How happy is the youth who hears
Author: Michael Bruce

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Instances (1 - 8 of 8)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Cottage Melodies; a hymn and tune book, for prayer and social meetings and the home circle #208Page Scan
Evangelical Hymns: original and selected: designed for the use of families and private circles; for social prayer meetings, seasons of revival or oother occasions of special interest #173Page Scan
Golden Censer #d29
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (30th ed.) #914Page Scan
Living Hymns: for use in the Sabbath School, Christian Endeavor Meetings, the church & home #398Page Scan
Precious Hymns #156Page Scan
The New Golden Censer: a musical offering to the sabbath schools #86bPage Scan
The New Living Hymns No. 2 #d123



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