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The Kind Savior

Author: Edward Francis Hughes

Hughes, Edward Francis, p. 1572, i. This writer, the author of ”How kind is the Saviour," &c, was an English Baptist Minister who took up his abode in Australia, where he became editor of a newspaper. He died in Victoria, and is buried in the Portland Cemetery there. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: How kind is the Savior
Title: The Kind Savior
Author: Edward Francis Hughes


How kind is the Saviour! how great is His love, p. 1572, i. This is the last of nine hymns, p. 60 in The Benighted Traveller, a Tale; and other Poems. By Edward Francis Hughes (London: C. A. Bartlett, 1846), in 5 stanzas of 4 lines, and entitled "The Saviour's Love." Mr. Hughes also published The Millenium: an Epic Poem. Portland, Victoria, n.d. [1873.]

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)



Instances (1 - 13 of 13)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Gems for the Little Ones #d10
Hymnal for Schools #d63
Hymns of Grace and Truth #327Page Scan
Hymns of Grace and Truth. 2nd ed. #d117
Plymouth Sunday-School Hymnal #d61
Royal Hymnal: for the Sunday School #193Page Scan
Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #64Page Scan
Song Worship for Sunday Schools #41Page Scan
Songs of Grace and Glory #16bPage Scan
The Gem #d49
The Hymnal for Schools #d64
The Packer Hymnal #61Page Scan
The Spirit of Praise: a collection of music with hymns for use in Sabbath-school services and church meetings #111Page Scan