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I bring you tidings of great joy

I bring you tidings of great joy

Author: Lewis Hartsough
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: Lewis Hartsough

Hartsough, Lewis, was born at Ithaca, New York, Aug. 31, 1823. Of his hymns the following are in common use:—- 1. I hear Thy welcome voice. The Divine Invitation. 2. In the rifted Rock I'm resting. Safety in Jesus. 3. Lead me to the Rock that's higher. Safety in Jesus. 4. O who'll stand up for Jesus? All for Jesus Nos. 1-3 are in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs & Solos, 1878 (1 and 3 with music by Hartsough). --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)… Go to person page >

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First Line: I bring you tidings of great joy
Author: Lewis Hartsough
Refrain First Line: Rejoice, his name is Jesus

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Instances

Instances (1 - 12 of 12)
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Great Joy! #88

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Holy Voices for the Sunday School, and other services of the church #15

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Quartette #66

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Redeemer's Praise #68

Salvation Soldier's Song Book #d66

Songs for the Ransomed; for Sunday Schools and Gospel Work #d61

Songs of Devotion and Praise #d55

Songs of Victory #d67

Sowing and Reaping #d48

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d345

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The Highway Hymnal #200

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