Little Hearts

Little hearts, O Lord, may love Thee

Author: Thomas H. Stockton
Published in 13 hymnals

Author: Thomas 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 >

Text Information

First Line: Little hearts, O Lord, may love Thee
Title: Little Hearts
Author: Thomas H. Stockton
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Holy Jesus, come and bless us
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 13 of 13)
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Bright Jewels for the Sunday School #11

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Gathered Jewels No. 2 #31

New Silver Song #d74

Pure Diamonds #d63

Selected Songs #d66

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Shook's Song Evangelist #49

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Song Stories #8

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Songs for Little Folks #78

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

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The Brethren Hymnody #269

The Mission Band Hymnal #d38

The Pearl #d67

The Silver Song #d70

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