Let the still air rejoice

Let the still air rejoice

Author: John Pierpont
Published in 27 hymnals

Author: John Pierpont

Pierpont, John, son of James Pierpont, of Litchfield, Connecticut, was born at Litchfield, April 6, 1785, and educated at Yale College, where he graduated in 1804. After fulfilling engagements as a Tutor in New Haven, and in Charlestown, South Carolina, he was admitted to the Bar in 1812. Shortly after he retired and went into business, only to leave it also, and to pass on to Harvard College as a student in theology. In 1819 he succeeded Dr. Holley as the pastor of the Unitarian congregation in Hollis Street, Boston. At length his zeal against intemperance and slavery caused him to resign his charge in 1840 (see Lothrop's Proceedings of an Eccl. Council in the case of the Hollis Street Meeting and the Rev. J. Pierpont). At this date he pub… Go to person page >

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First Line: Let the still air rejoice
Author: John Pierpont

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A Manual of Devotion and Hymns for the House of Refuge, City of New York #400

Heart Echoes #d14

Melodies for the Temperance Band #d65

Prohibition Bugle Call #d17

Songs of Joy #d60

Sparkling Diamonds #d61

Sunday School Hymn Book #d238

The American Hymn and Tune Book #d423

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The American Sunday-School Hymn-Book #425

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The Boston Sunday School Hymn Book: with devotional exercises. (Rev. ed.) #169

The Children's Choir #d30

The Eolian Harp #d66

The Golden Harp #d170

The Good Templar Songster for Temperance Meetings and the Home Circle. 2nd ed #d49

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The Gospel Psalmist #809

The Mountain Minstrel #d58

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The Praise Hymnary: a collection of sacred song #90

The Spiritual Harp #d118

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