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Jesus, Shepherd of the sheep, powerful is thine arm

Jesus, Shepherd of the sheep, powerful is thine arm

Author: William Hammond
Published in 17 hymnals

Author: William Hammond

Hammond, William, B.A, born at Battle, Sussex, Jan. 6, 1719, and educated at St. John's College, Cambridge. In 1743 he joined the Calvinistic Methodists; and in 1745, the Moravian Brethren. He died in London, Aug. 19, 1783, and was buried in the Moravian burial-ground, Sloane Street, Chelsea. He left an Autobiography in Greek, which remains unpublished. His original hymns, together with his translations from the Latin, were published in his:— Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs. To which is prefix'd A Preface, giving some Account of a Weak Faith, and a Full Assurance of Faith; and briefly stating the Doctrine of Sanctification; and shewing a Christian's Completeness, Perfection, and Happiness in Christ. By William Hammond, A.B., late of… Go to person page >

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First Line: Jesus, Shepherd of the sheep, powerful is thine arm
Author: William Hammond

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A Selection of Psalms and Hymns for ... Diocese of Nova Scotia. 3rd ed. #d173

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Hymnal of the Presbyterian Church #401

Schools Lyrics #d110

Song-Flowers #d58

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #749

Songs for Social and Public Worship. Rev. ed. #d214

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Songs for Sunday Schools and Gospel Meetings #135c

Songs for the New Life #d322

The Book of Praise #d380

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The Christian Psalmist #S81

The Evergreen #d54

The Public School Hymnal, for the Use of High Schools and Seminaries. New and enl. ed. #d122

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The Public School Hymnal #179

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The Reformed Church Hymnal #285

The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d516

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The Sabbath School Hymn and Tune Book #75

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The Shining Star #63b

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