How sweet on thy bosom to rest

How sweet on thy bosom to rest

Author: Ambrose Searle
Published in 28 hymnals

Author: Ambrose Searle

Serle, Ambrose, a Commissioner in the Government Transport Office, was b. Aug. 30, 1742, and d. Aug. 1, 1812. He published Horae Solitariae: or Essays upon some remarkable Names and Titles of Jesus Christ, &c, 1786. In this work short hymns are appended to some of the articles, and of these, "Jesus commissioned from above" (Redemption), and "Thy ways, O Lord, with wise design" (Providence), have passed into several collections. Serle was also the author of other works. The Rev. E. Bickersteth published Selections from the Works of Ambrose Serle, in 1833. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)  Go to person page >

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First Line: How sweet on thy bosom to rest
Author: Ambrose Searle

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Instances (1 - 28 of 28)

Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d393

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Church Choral-Book #493

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Church Psalmist #422

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Church Psalmist #422

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Church Psalmist #422

Harmonia Ecclesiae #d115

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Hymns of the "Jubilee Harp" #a529

Mother's Hymn Book . New ed. #d51

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Ocean Melodies, and Seamen's Companion #128a

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Seamen's Hymns #422

Seamen's Hymns and Devotional Assistant #d278

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Social Psalmist #422

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Songs of Pilgrimage #1046

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The Baptist Psalmody #770

The Carol #d45

The Christian Minstrel #d111

The Christian Minstrel #d132

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The Harp #621

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The Harp. 2nd ed. #a621

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The Jubilee Harp #529

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The Mother's Hymn Book. (Third stereotyped ed. Rev. and enl.) #26

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The Mother's Hymn Book #20

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The New Baptist Psalmist and Tune Book #408

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The Psalmist #598

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The Psalmist #598

The Sanctus #d108

The Southern Psalmist #d342

The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d355

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