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 #400Page Scan
A Service Book: with a selection of tunes and hymns for Sabbath schools (6th ed.) #137Page Scan
Band of Hope Melodies: adapted to Band of Hope, Cadet. and other temperance meetings. In two parts. #45Page Scan
Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #886Page Scan
Heart Echoes #d14
Melodies for the Temperance Band #d65
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #1065Page Scan
Prohibition Bugle Call #d17
Songs of Joy #d60
Sparkling Diamonds #d61
Sunday School Hymn Book #d238
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d423
The American Sunday-School Hymn-Book #425Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #1065Page Scan
The Boston Sunday School Hymn Book: with devotional exercises. (Rev. ed.) #169Page Scan
The Children's Choir #d30
The Eolian Harp #d66
The Eolian Harp: a collection of hymns and tunes for Sunday schools and Band of Hope meetings #45bPage Scan
The Golden Harp #d170
The Good Templar Songster for Temperance Meetings and the Home Circle. 2nd ed #d49
The Gospel Psalmist #809Page Scan
The Key-Stone Collection of Church Music: a complete collection of hymn tunes, anthems, psalms, chants, & c. to which is added the physiological system for training choirs and teaching singing schools #186aPage Scan
The Mountain Minstrel #d58
The Praise Hymnary: a collection of sacred song #90Page Scan
The Psalms of Life: A Compilation of Psalms, Hymns, Chants, Anthems, &c. Embodying the Spiritual, Progressive and Reformatory Sentiment of the Present Age #410Page Scan
The Spiritual Harp #d118
Young Singer's Friend: or, the Lee Avenue collection of hymns and songs, sacred and secular, suitable for Sabbath schools, social circles, children's meetings, concerts, anniversaries, etc. #a197Page Scan
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