Little hearts and little minds

Little hearts, O Lord, may love thee

Author: T. H. Stockton
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: T. H. Stockton

Stockton, Thomas Hewlings, D.D. (Mount Holly, New Jersey, June 4, 1808--October 9, 1868, Philadelphia). The son of William S., founder and editor of The Wesleyan Repository, 1821, and Elizabeth S. (Hewlings) Stockton. Largely educated in private schools, after studying medicine for a time and spending some five years following literary pursuits, he was admitted to the Maryland Annual Conference of the Methodist Protestant Church. A voluminous writer, he became one of the most eloquent preachers of the nineteenth century in America. When but twenty-five years of age he was elected chaplain of the House of Representatives, Congress of the United States, serving in that capacity the sessions of 1835-1836, 1859-1860, 1861-1862, and in 1862 was… Go to person page >

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First Line: Little hearts, O Lord, may love thee
Title: Little hearts and little minds
Author: T. H. Stockton
Refrain First Line: Holy Jesus, come and bless us

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Instances

Instances (1 - 12 of 12)

Gathered Jewels, No.2 #d86

New Silver Song #d74

Pure Diamonds #d63

Sunday School Service and Hymn Book arranged by the Sunday School Committee #d92

The Mission Band Hymnal #d38

The Pearl #d67

The Silver Song #d70

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