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)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Chapel Hymns and Services #d59
Gloria: a hymnal for use in Sunday schools, young people's societies, and devotional meetings #158Page Scan
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
Services for Congregational Worship #521Page Scan
Sunday School Service Book and Hymnal #68Page Scan
The Carol #d105
The Day School Hymn Book. New and enl. ed. #d53
The New Hymn and Tune Book #d201
The Sunny Side #d65
Unity Services and Songs #19Page Scan
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