Blessed, Blessed News

How vast, how full, how free

Author: Albert Midlane
Published in 17 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 >

Text Information

First Line: How vast, how full, how free
Title: Blessed, Blessed News
Author: Albert Midlane
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 17 of 17)

Gospel Hymns #d205

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Hymn-Book of the Evangelical Association #205

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship #446

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Hymns of Grace and Truth #195

Hymns of Grace and Truth. 2nd ed. #d122

Hymns of Truth and Praise #248

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Messages of Love Hymn Book #195

Songs of Christian Life #d31

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Songs of Pilgrimage #582

The Evangelical Hymn and Tune Book #d296

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The Evangelical Hymnal #173

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The Otterbein Hymnal #189

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The People's Hymnal #189

The Stirling Three Hundred #178

The Vestry Hymn and Tune Book #d178

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The World Revival Songs and Hymns #272

Wonder Hymns of Faith #139

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