Reaping the beautiful grain

In the great harvest the toilers begin

Author: Andrew Reed
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Andrew Reed

Reed, Andrew, D.D., son of Andrew Reed, was born in London on Nov. 27, 1787, and educated for the Congregational Ministry at Hackney College, London. He was first the pastor of the New Road Chapel, St. George's-in-the-East, and then of the Wycliffe Chapel, which was built through his exertions in 1830. His degree was conferred by Yule College, America. He died Feb. 25, 1862. As the founder of "The London Orphan Asylum," "The Asylum for Fatherless Children," “The Asylum for Idiots” "The Infant Orphan Asylum," and "The Hospital for Incurables," Dr. Reed is more fully known, and will be longer remembered than by his literary publications. His Hymn Book was the growth of years. The preparation began in 1817, when he published a Supplement… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: In the great harvest the toilers begin
Title: Reaping the beautiful grain
Author: Andrew Reed
Refrain First Line: Coming rejoicing with beautiful grain
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

The Gospel Garner #d64

The Song Feast No. 1 #d39

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