Let children to their God draw near

Let children to their God draw near

Author: John George Fleet
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: John George Fleet

Fleet, John George, was born in London on the 8th of July, 1818. At 15 years of age he was removed from school to his father's counting-house, and at 17 he had to undertake, through his father's death, the sole control of the business, and from that time he followed commercial pursuits. At an early age he joined as teacher in a small Sunday School which his sister had begun in Lime Street, London. His interest in Sunday Schools which was thus awakened led him, with some young fellow-teachers, to found the Church Sunday School Institute in 1843. Of that Institute he was honorary Secretary for 20 years; and for 15 years he was Editor of the Church Sunday School Quarterly. To the hymn-book published by the Institute, The Church Sunday Scho… Go to person page >

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First Line: Let children to their God draw near
Author: John George Fleet

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A Liturgy and Hymns for Church Sunday Schools #81

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #21

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #21

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New Union Hymns #46

The Golden Harp #d162

The Union Harp and Revival Chorister. Rev ed. #d212

Youthful Voices #d113

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