How vast, how full, how free

How vast, how full, how free

Author: Albert Midlane
Published in 14 hymnals

Author: Albert Midlane

Midlane, Albert, was born at Newport, Isle of Wight, Jan. 23, 1825, and was engaged in business in that town for many years. To his Sunday school teacher he ascribes the honour of prompting him to poetic efforts: and the same teacher did much to shape his early life. His first printed hymn, "Hark! in the presence of our God," was written in September, 1842, at Carisbrooke Castle, and printed in the Youth’s Magazine in November of the same year. Since then he has written over 300, and of these a large proportion are in common use. They appeared in magazines and small mission hymn-books, including:— (1) The Youth's Magazine; (2) The British Messenger; (3) The London Messenger; (4) Trotter's Evangelical Hymn Book, 1860; (5) The Ambassador… Go to person page >

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First Line: How vast, how full, how free
Author: Albert Midlane



Instances (1 - 14 of 14)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Gospel Hymns #d205
Hymn-Book of the Evangelical Association #205Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #446Page Scan
Hymns of Grace and Truth #195Page Scan
Hymns of Grace and Truth. 2nd ed. #d122
Hymns of Truth and Praise #248
Songs of Christian Life #d31
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #582Page Scan
Songs of the Christian Life #d38
The Evangelical Hymn and Tune Book #d296
The Evangelical Hymnal #173Page Scan
The People's Hymnal: for use in public and social worship #189Page Scan
The Vestry Hymn and Tune Book #d178
Wonder Hymns of Faith #d60
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