Lift not thou the wailing voice

Lift not thou the wailing voice

Author: George W. Doane
Published in 32 hymnals

Author: George W. Doane

Doane, George Washington, D.D. Bishop Doane was born at Trenton, New Jersey, May 27, 1799, and graduated at Union College, Schenectady, New York. Ordained in 1821, he was Assistant Minister at Trinity Church, New York, till 1824. In 1824 he became a Professor at Trinity College, Hartford, Conn.; in 1828 Rector of Trinity Church, Boston; and, in 1832, Bishop of New Jersey. He founded St. Mary's Hall, Burlington, 1837, and Burlington College, Burlington, 1846. Died April 27, 1859.  Bishop Doane's exceptional talents, learning, and force of character, made him one of the great prelates of his time. His warmth of heart secured devoted friends, who still cherish his memory with revering affection. He passed through many and severe troubles, whi… Go to person page >

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Author: George W. Doane



Instances (1 - 32 of 32)
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A Collection of Hymns #403

Anglican Hymn Book #326

Cantica Laudis: or, the American Book of Church Music #d155

Chorals and Hymns, Ancient and Modern, Chiefly from the German #d23

Church Music, a Collection of Hymn Tunes. #d84

Collection of Hymns for Public and Private Worship. 4th ed. #d159

Harmonia Ecclesiae: or, Companion to the Christian Minstrel #d141

Harmonia Ecclesiae: or, Companion to the Christian Minstrel #d142

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Hymns for Church and Home #391

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #786

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Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #786

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Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (60th ed., 1st rev. ed.) #988

Lyra Sacra Americana: or, Gems from American Sacred Poetry #d104

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Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #1168

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Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #1149

The American Tune Book (Carmina Sacra, enlarged) #d211

The Choral: a Collection of Church Music, Adapted to the Worship of All Denominations #d113

The Modern Harp: or, Boston Sacred Melodist. #d136

The National Psalmist #d96

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The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #1101

The Psalmodist: a Choice Collection of Psalm and Hymn Tunes #d121

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The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #1111

The Psaltery #d142

The Tabernacle #d168

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