I bless thee, Lord, for sorrows sent

I bless thee, Lord, for sorrows sent

Author: Samuel Johnson
Tune: WARD (Scottish)
Published in 30 hymnals

Author: Samuel Johnson

Johnson, Samuel, M.A, was born at Salem, Massachusetts, Oct. 10, 1822, and educated at Harvard, where he graduated in Arts in 1842, and in Theology in 1846. In 1853 he formed a Free Church in Lynn, Massachusetts, and remained its pastor to 1870. Although never directly connected with any religious denomination, he was mainly associated in the public mind with the Unitarians. He was joint editor with S. Longfellow (q. v.) of A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion, Boston, 1846; the Supplement to the same, 1848; and Hymns of the Spirit, 1864. His contributions to these collections were less numerous than those by S. Longfellow, but not less meritorious. He died at North Andover, Massachusetts, Feb. 19, 1882. His hymns were thus contr… Go to person page >

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First Line: I bless thee, Lord, for sorrows sent
Author: Samuel Johnson
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Selection of Spiritual Songs #745

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African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book #562

Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d366

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Christian Chorals, for the Chapel and Fireside #151

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Church Harmonies #645

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Church Melodies #74

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Hymnal #562

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship #881

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Hymns of the Church Universal #429

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Hymns of the Spirit #593

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Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #952

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Services for Congregational Worship #256

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Singers and Songs of the Liberal Faith #474

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad462

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Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #b962

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Songs for the Sanctuary #962

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Songs for the Sanctuary #962

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Songs for the Sanctuary #962

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #962

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #962

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Songs of the Church #571

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The African Methodist Episcopal Hymn and Tune Book #562

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The Baptist Praise Book #989

The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d359

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The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs" #532

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The Mother's Hymn Book. (Third stereotyped ed. Rev. and enl.) #142

The New Hymn and Tune Book #d165

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The Treasury of American Sacred Song with Notes Explanatory and Biographical #150

Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d157

Unity Hymns and Chorals. Rev and enl. with Service Elements #d105

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