Lo the day of rest declineth

Lo the day of rest declineth

Author: Chandler Robbins
Tune: [Lo! the day of rest declineth]
Published in 64 hymnals

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Author: Chandler Robbins

Robbins, Chandler, D.D., was born in Lynn, Massachusetts, Feb. 14, 1810, and educated at Harvard College (1829), and the Cambridge Divinity School (1833). In 1833 he became Pastor of the Second [Unitarian] Church, Boston, succeeding Dr. H. Ware, jun., and Ralph Waldo Emerson. He received his D.D. degree from Harvard in 1855, and died at Westport, Massachusetts, Sept. 12, 1882. Dr. Robbins published several prose works. He also edited The Social Hymn Book in 1843, and Hymns for Christian Worship, 1854. His two hymns,"Lo, the day of rest declineth" (Evening), and "While thus [now] Thy throne of grace we seek " (The Voice of God), appeared in Dr. G. E. Ellis's Psalms & Hymns for the Sanctuary, 1845. L. B. Barnes's tune, "Bedford Street," was… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lo the day of rest declineth
Author: Chandler Robbins

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #712

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #80

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Alexander's Hymns No. 4 #226

Chapel Hymns and Services #d63

Choral Song #d115

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Christian Chorals, for the Chapel and Fireside #273

Christian Song #d175

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Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #952

Church Music, a Collection of Hymn Tunes. #d89

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Gems of Song: for the Sunday School #121

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Gospel Song-Gems No.1 #167

Harmony in Praise #d111

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Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #166

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Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #116

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Hymn Book for Christian Worship #759

Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d249

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Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #91

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Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #91

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Hymns for the Christian Church, for the Use of the First Church of Christ in Boston #460

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #61

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Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #61

Hymns of the Kingdom of God #d213

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Hymns of the Spirit #151

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In Excelsis: hymns with tunes for Christian worship #47

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In Excelsis: hymns with tunes for Christian worship #883

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Isles of Shoals Hymn Book and Candle Light Service #131

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Life and Service Hymns #210

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Our Hymns: compiled for use in the services of the Baptist Temple #252

Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d349

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Sacred Poetry #283

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Services for Congregational Worship #34

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Singers and Songs of the Liberal Faith #306

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad604

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #183

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #183

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #183

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #183

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #183

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Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #1322

The Alleluia #d133

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The Baptist Praise Book #93

The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d424

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The Church Hymnary: a collection of hymns and tunes for public worship #70

The Garner #d70

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The Gospel Psalmist #982

The New Hymn and Tune Book #d215

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The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #235

The New Living Hymns No. 2 #d198

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The Pilgrim Hymnal #524

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The Presbyterian Hymnal #917

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The Presbyterian Hymnal #917

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The Sunday School Liturgy. (4th ed.) #94

The Tabernacle #d171

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The Treasury of American Sacred Song with Notes Explanatory and Biographical #69

Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d201

Youthful Voices #d123

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