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

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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: with tunes #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

Songs of Christian Life #d31

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Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #582

Songs of the Christian Life #d38

The Evangelical Hymn and Tune Book #d296

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The Evangelical Hymnal #173

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The People's Hymnal: for use in public and social worship #189

The Vestry Hymn and Tune Book #d178

Wonder Hymns of Faith #d60

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