Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us, Shepherd

Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us, Shepherd

Author: Brooke Herford
Published in 14 hymnals

Author: Brooke Herford

Born: 1830, Altrincham, Manchester, England, Died: December 21, 1903, Hampstead, Middlesex, England. Buried: Hale, Cheshire, England. Son of John and Sarah Herford, Brooke received his early education in Manchester, at the school of John Relly Beard. At age 14, he left school and went into his father’s counting house for four years. As he became engaged with the local Sunday School, and at the Mosley Street Mission School, he eventually decided upon the ministry as a career. At age 18, he enrolled at Manchester New College (now at Oxford, but then at Manchester). At age 21, he began preaching at Todmorden, Yorkshire and, as his college would not support him, he withdrew from school to be a full time minister. After five years at Todm… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us, Shepherd
Author: Brooke Herford



Instances (1 - 14 of 14)

Chapel Hymns and Services #d59

Heart and Voice #d130

Heart and Voice #d132

Hymns for the King's Children #d66

Hymns of the Centuries: Sunday School Edition #d141

Sacred Songs for Church and Home #d260

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Services for Congregational Worship #521

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Sunday School Service Book and Hymnal #68

The Carol #d105

The Day School Hymn Book. New and enl. ed. #d53

The New Hymn and Tune Book #d201

The Sunny Side #d65

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Unity Services and Songs #19

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