I am weary of straying; O fain would I rest

I am weary of straying; O fain would I rest

Author: Sarah Emily York
Published in 50 hymnals

Author: Sarah Emily York

York, Sarah Emily, née Waldo, an American writer, was b. in 1819, and d. in 1851. Her Memoir was published by Mrs. Medberry in 1853. Her hymn, "I'm weary of straying, O fain would I rest" (Rest desired), appeared in the Reformed Dutch Psalms & Hymns, 1847. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)  Go to person page >

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First Line: I am weary of straying; O fain would I rest
Author: Sarah Emily York



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Additional Hymns, Adopted by the General Synod of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church in North America, at their Session, June 1846, and authorized to be used in the churches under their care #160Page Scan
Better Than Pearls: sacred songs expressly adapted for gospel meetings #227Page Scan
Christian Hymn and Tune Book, for use in Churches, and for Social and Family Devotions #506Page Scan
Church Melodies: collection of psalms and hymns, with appropriate music. For the use of congregations. #284Page Scan
Conference Hymns. a new collection of hymns, designed especially for use in conference and prayer meetings, and family worship. #238Page Scan
Cottage Melodies; a hymn and tune book, for prayer and social meetings and the home circle #489Page Scan
Hymns and Tunes for Home Worship #d101
Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d525
Hymns of the Church Militant #495Page Scan
Prison Hymn Book #d153
Revival and Camp Minstrel, containing the Best Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected #d166
Revival Hymns ... with a Supplement. 2nd ed. #d126
Sacred Songs for Family and Social Worship: comprising the most approved spiritual hymns with chaste and popular tunes ( New ed. rev. and enl.) #371Page Scan
Second Advent Hymn Book #d23
Song-Flowers #d48
Songs for Social and Public Worship #1030Page Scan
Songs for the Lord's House #d177
Songs in the Night; or Hymns for the Sick and Suffering. 2nd ed. #d76
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #1500Page Scan
Songs of Zion Enlarged: a manual of the best and most popular hymns and tunes, for social and private devotion #395Page Scan
Spiritual Melodies. Enl. & impr. ed. #d183
The Advent Harp; designed for believers in the speedy coming of Christ #447Page Scan
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d327
The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #790Page Scan
The Choralist #d158
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #837Page Scan
The Christian Hymnal #d327
The Christian Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship #616Page Scan
The Christian Lyre #d180
The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs": for public, social and family worship and private devotions at the Sanitarium, Clifton Springs, N. Y. #826Page Scan
The Harp #675Page Scan
The Hymnist: Heart Hymns and Home Melodies #d48
The Jubilee Harp: a choice selection of psalmody, ancient and modern, designed for use in public and social worship #451Page Scan
The Millennial Harp #d201
The New Christian Harp. 10th ed. #d117
The New Congregational Hymn and Tune Book, for Public, Social and Private Worship #709Page Scan
The New Jubilee Harp, or Christian hymns and songs. a new collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship. #180 S
The Psalms and Hymns, with the Doctrinal Standards and Liturgy of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church in North America #H379Page Scan
The Reformed Church Hymnal: with tunes #320Page Scan
The Sacred Lyre: a new collection of hymns and tunes, for social and family worship #317Page Scan
The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #864Page Scan
The Social Harp. Rev. #d184
The Social Harp: Comprising the Richest Variety of Spiritual Songs ... #d152
The Soldier's Hymn Book. 2nd ed. #d102
The Thanksgiving #d106
The Union Harp and Revival Chorister. Rev ed. #d190
The Victory #d171
The Wesleyan Sacred Harp: a collection of choice tunes and hymns for prayer class, and camp meetings, choirs, and congregational singing #251bPage Scan
Two Hundred and Fifty-two Familiar Hymns #d89
Zion's Harp ... Sacred Songs Not Found in the Methodist Hymn Book and Many Never Before Published with Several Original Pieces #d160
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