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How shall a young man cleanse his way

How shall a young man cleanse his way

Author: James Hutton
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: James Hutton

James Hutton, son of a clergyman and cousin to Sir Isaac Newton, was born in London, Sept. 3, 1715, and followed for some years the trade of a bookseller. In 1739 he visited the Moravian settlement at Herrnbut, where he became acquainted with Count Zinzendorf. He retired from business in 1745, and was ordained a diaconus of the Moravian Church in 1749. He died May 3, 1795. He contributed several hymns to the Moravian Hymn Book, 1754. All his hymns were included in an Appendix to his Memoirs, published by Daniel Benham in 1856. --Dictionary of Hymnology, John Julian, 1907… Go to person page >

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First Line: How shall a young man cleanse his way
Author: James Hutton
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. Rev. ed. #d260

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New Union Hymns #443

The Book of Psalms Rendered in Metre and Set to Music #d85

The Book of Psalms Rendered in Metre and Set to Music #ad85

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