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Keep the Vision of the Cross

Keep the vision of the cross before you

Author: Eliza E. Hewitt
Tune: [Keep the vision of the cross before you]
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Eliza 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 >

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First Line: Keep the vision of the cross before you
Title: Keep the Vision of the Cross
Author: Eliza E. Hewitt
Copyright: Public Domain

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