How sweet on thy bosom to rest

How sweet on thy bosom to rest

Author: Ambrose Searle
Published in 26 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 - 26 of 26)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d393
Church Choral-Book: containing tunes and hymns for congregational singing, and adapted to choirs and social worship #493Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #422Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #422Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #422Page Scan
Harmonia Ecclesiae: or, Companion to the Christian Minstrel #d115
Mother's Hymn Book . New ed. #d51
Ocean Melodies, and Seamen's Companion: a collection of hymns and music; for the use of Bethels, Chaplains of the Navy and private devotion of Mariners #128aPage Scan
Seamen's Hymns #422Page Scan
Seamen's Hymns and Devotional Assistant #d278
Social Psalmist: or hymns, selected for the private use and social meetings of evangelical Christians #422Page Scan
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #1046Page Scan
The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #770Page Scan
The Carol #d45
The Christian Minstrel: a New System of Musical Notation with a Collection of Psalm Tunes, Anthems, and Chants. 3rd ed. #d111
The Christian Minstrel: a New System of Musical Notations; with a Collectionof Psalm Tunes, Anthems, & Chants ... 104th ed. #d132
The Harp #621Page Scan
The Jubilee Harp: a choice selection of psalmody, ancient and modern, designed for use in public and social worship #529Page Scan
The Mother's Hymn Book. (Third stereotyped ed. Rev. and enl.) #26Page Scan
The Mother's Hymn Book: compiled from various authors and private manuscripts: for the use of maternal associations, and for special occasions of social and private worship #20Page Scan
The New Baptist Psalmist and Tune Book: for churches and Sunday-schools #408Page Scan
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #598Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #598Page Scan
The Sanctus #d108
The Southern Psalmist #d342
The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d355



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