All friends above

I've found a Friend, all friends above

Author: E. E. Hewitt
Tune: [I've found a Friend, all friends above]
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: E. E. Hewitt

Pseudonym: Li­die H. Ed­munds. Eliza Edmunds Hewitt was born in Philadelphia 28 June 1851. She was educated in the public schools and after graduation from high school became a teacher. However, she developed a spinal malady which cut short her career and made her a shut-in for many years. During her convalescence, she studied English literature. She felt a need to be useful to her church and began writing poems for the primary department. she went on to teach Sunday school, take an active part in the Philadelphia Elementary Union and become Superintendent of the primary department of Calvin Presbyterian Church. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I've found a Friend, all friends above
Title: All friends above
Author: E. E. Hewitt
Language: English



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Happy Day #d62

Heart and Voice: a New Collection of Sunday School Songs #d80

Hymn Service No.3 #d40

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Joyful Praise: for Sunday Schools, young people's societies, devotional and revival meetings #34

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Loyal Praise: a collection of new and popular hymns for Sunday schools, young people's societies, etc. #34

Songs of Praise and Devotion #d44

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