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The Kind Savior

How kind is the Savior

Author: Edward Francis Hughes
Tune: MENTONE
Published in 14 hymnals

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
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Notes

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)

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Instances

Instances (1 - 14 of 14)

Gems for the Little Ones #d10

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Hymn Tunes #59

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Hymns of Grace and Truth #327

Hymns of Grace and Truth. 2nd ed. #d117

Plymouth Sunday-School Hymnal #d61

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Royal Hymnal #193

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Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #64

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Song Worship for Sunday Schools #41

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Songs of Grace and Glory #16b

The Gem #d49

The Hymnal for Schools #d64

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The Hymnal for Schools #61

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The Packer Hymnal #61

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The Spirit of Praise #111

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