Immortal by their deed and word

Author: Frederick Lucian Hosmer

Hosmer, Frederick Lucian, B.A., was born at Framingham, Mass., in 1840, and educated at Harvard, where he graduated B.A. in 1869. Entering the Unitarian Ministry in 1872 he has held charges in Quincy, Ill., 1872-77; Cleveland, Ohio, 1878-92; St. Louis, 1894-99; and since 1899, at Berkeley, Cal. His Way of Life, 1877, was a compilation of Prayers and Responsive Services for Sunday Schools. Of Unity Hymns and Carols, 1880, he was joint editor with W. C. Gannett and J. V. Blake. His hymns were published jointly by him and W. C. Gannett (q.v.), as The Thought of God in Hymns and Poems (Boston: Little, Brown & Co.), 1st Series, 1885; 2nd Series, 1894. Of his 56 hymns in this work the following have come into common use, for the most part during… Go to person page >

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Author: Frederick Lucian Hosmer



DUNFERMLINE is one of the "common" tunes from Andro Hart's psalter The CL Psalms of David, Edinburgh (l615)–a "common" tune was one that was not matched with a specific text in a songbook. Millar Patrick, author of Four Centuries of Scottish Psalmody (London, 1949) and The Story of the Church's So…

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Hymnal Amore Dei #253Page Scan
Hymnal, Amore Dei #253Page Scan
Hymns in Harmony with Modern Thought #154Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit for Use in the Free Churches of America #203
Isles of Shoals Hymn Book and Candle Light Service #189Page Scan
Sacred Songs For Public Worship: a hymn and tune book #78Page Scan
Services for Congregational Worship #228Page Scan
The Beacon Hymnal #d95
The Beacon Song and Service book #81
The New Hymn and Tune Book #d181
Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d172
Unity Hymns and Chorals. Rev and enl. with Service Elements #d126
University Hymn Book for use in the Chapel of Harvard University #d94
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