Like Mary at her Savior's feet

Like Mary at her Savior's feet

Author: James Montgomery
Tune: WORSHIP (Herrnhut)
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: James Montgomery

Montgomery, James, son of John Montgomery, a Moravian minister, was born at Irvine, Ayrshire, Nov. 4, 1771. In 1776 he removed with his parents to the Moravian Settlement at Gracehill, near Ballymena, county of Antrim. Two years after he was sent to the Fulneck Seminary, Yorkshire. He left Fulneck in 1787, and entered a retail shop at Mirfield, near Wakefield. Soon tiring of that he entered upon a similar situation at Wath, near Rotherham, only to find it quite as unsuitable to his taste as the former. A journey to London, with the hope of finding a publisher for his youthful poems ended in failure; and in 1792 he was glad to leave Wath for Shefield to join Mr. Gales, an auctioneer, bookseller, and printer of the Sheffield Register newspap… Go to person page >

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First Line: Like Mary at her Savior's feet
Author: James Montgomery

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Instances

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Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #836Page Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #880Page Scan
The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #770Page Scan
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #880Page Scan



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