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Lo Jesus the Savior in mercy draws near

Lo Jesus the Savior in mercy draws near

Author: Edwin F. Hatfield
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: Edwin F. Hatfield

Hatfield, Edwin Francis, D.D., was born at Elizabethtown, New Jersey, Jan. 9, 1807, and educated at Middlcbury College, Vermont, and at Andover. From 1832 to 1835 he was pastor of the 2nd Presbyterian Church, St. Louis. In 1835 he removed to New York, where he was at first pastor of 7th Presbyterian Church, and then of the North Presbyterian Church (1856-63) in the same city; and in 1864 he was appointed special agent to the Union Theological Seminary, New York. He also held from 1846 the appointment of Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian General Assembly. He died at Summit, New Jersey, Sept. 22, 1883. His hymnological knowledge was extensive. His publications include:— (1) Freedom's Lyre; or, Psalms, Hymns, and Sacred Songs, for the Slave… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lo Jesus the Savior in mercy draws near
Author: Edwin F. Hatfield

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Hymns of the Ages for Public and Social Worship #496

Hymns of The Voice of Praise #d159

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Sacred Songs for Family and Social Worship #81

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Sacred Songs for Family and Social Worship #95

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #1019

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The Christian Melodist #99

The Church Hymn Book #d551

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The Sacred Lyre #141

The Voice of Praise #d159

Zion's Harp #d78

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