Lift me higher, lift me higher

Lift me higher, lift me higher

Author: S. V. R. Ford
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: S. V. R. Ford

Born: 1835, Greenville, New York. Died: June 5, 1910, New York City. Son of Cyrus Earle and Amanda Hedden Ford, Stephen wrote several battle hymns during the American civil war which were sung by Union soldiers. He was a partner in a shirt and collar making company, Ide & Ford, in Troy, New York (1865-72). In his later years, he was known as an author, editor, composer and critic. He was living in Schenectady, New York, in 1908. His works include: Sunday-School Teaching (Hitchcock & Walden, 1868) Melodies for Little People (New York: Hunt and Eaton, 1891) The King’s Birthday: A Carol Service for Christmas (New York: Hunt and Eaton, 1893) The Stone Rolled Away: An Easter Missionary Service (Curts & Jennings, 1897)… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lift me higher, lift me higher
Author: S. V. R. Ford



Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Hymns #d96
Echoes from Zion: for the prayer meeting, camp-meeting, family circle, and all seasons of religious interest #86Page Scan
Fresh Leaves for the use of Sabbath Schools #86Page Scan
Gospel Gleanings #d28
Hymn Book of the United Evangelical Church #692Page Scan
Songs for Worship: in the Sunday-school, social-meeting, and family #97Page Scan
Standard Hymns and Gospel Songs. Evangelical Congregational Church ed. #d43
The Diadem: a collection of tunes and hymns for Sunday school and devotional meetings #112Page Scan
The Evangelical Hymnal. Text ed. #d191
The Revivalist: a Collection of Choice Revival Hymns and Tunes #449Page Scan
Vestry Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for all occasions of social worship #43Page Scan
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