In vain men talk of living faith

In vain men talk of living faith

Author: Joseph Hart
Published in 26 hymnals

Author: Joseph Hart

Hart, Joseph, was born in London in 1712. His early life is involved in obscurity. His education was fairly good; and from the testimony of his brother-in-law, and successor in the ministry in Jewin Street, the Rev. John Hughes, "his civil calling was" for some time "that of a teacher of the learned languages." His early life, according to his own Experience which he prefaced to his Hymns, was a curious mixture of loose conduct, serious conviction of sin, and endeavours after amendment of life, and not until Whitsuntide, 1757, did he realize a permanent change, which was brought about mainly through his attending divine service at the Moravian Chapel, in Fetter Lane, London, and hearing a sermon on Rev. iii. 10. During the next two years ma… Go to person page >

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First Line: In vain men talk of living faith
Author: Joseph Hart

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A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the United Brethren in Christ #d167

A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs from the Best Authors #d103

Church Hymn Book . 3rd ed. #d240

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Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #230

General Baptist Hymn Book #d254

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Hymns and Spiritual Songs (New ed.) #124

Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d217

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Hymns for Christian Melody #449

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Hymns: composed on various subjects (4th ed., Rev. and Corr.) #160

Old School Sonnets, or a Selection of Choice Hymns #d118

Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d378

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d393

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The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #755

The Church Hymn Book #d461

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The Harp #503

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