Lone amidst the dead and dying

Lone amidst the dead and dying

Author: Henry Francis Lyte
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: Henry Francis Lyte

Lyte, Henry Francis, M.A., son of Captain Thomas Lyte, was born at Ednam, near Kelso, June 1, 1793, and educated at Portora (the Royal School of Enniskillen), and at Trinity College, Dublin, of which he was a Scholar, and where he graduated in 1814. During his University course he distinguished himself by gaining the English prize poem on three occasions. At one time he had intended studying Medicine; but this he abandoned for Theology, and took Holy Orders in 1815, his first curacy being in the neighbourhood of Wexford. In 1817, he removed to Marazion, in Cornwall. There, in 1818, he underwent a great spiritual change, which shaped and influenced the whole of his after life, the immediate cause being the illness and death of a brother cler… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lone amidst the dead and dying
Author: Henry Francis Lyte

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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ: taken from the most approved authors, and adapted to public and private worship #923Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #876Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad608
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #614Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #614Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #614Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #614Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #614Page Scan
Songs in the Night; or Hymns for the Sick and Suffering. 2nd ed. #d92
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #998Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #876Page Scan



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