Lord, look upon a little child

Lord, look upon a little child

Author: John Buckworth
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: John Buckworth

Buckworth, John, born at Colsterworth, Lincolnshire, Jan, 16, 1779, and died April 2, 1835. On taking Holy Orders he became Curate of Dowsbury, and subsequently Vicar of the same parish. He published Hymns for Sunday Schools (3rd edition 1814, 10th edition 1830). This collection of 100 hymns contained a few originals by Buckworth. Of those hymns, most of which are from the 3rd edition 1814, the following are still in common use:— 1. Assembled in our school to-day. Opening of a Sunday School. This hymn has long been regarded, both in Great Britain and America, as anonymous. 2. Children of God, 0 blessed name. Adoption. In several collections, including the Leeds Sunday School Hymn Book, 1833 to 1865; Common Praise, 1879, an… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lord, look upon a little child
Author: John Buckworth



Instances (1 - 12 of 12)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Children's Hosannas #d69
Hymns and Poetry for the Young #d71
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #159Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #159Page Scan
Hymns for the use of Sabbath schools in Connection with the Canada Presbyterian Church #d37
Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #96Page Scan
Songs of Praise for Sabbath Schools and Families. New ed. #d43
Sunday School Harmonist #d11
The Bible Hymn Book #d144
The Child's Prayer and Hymn Book #d26
The Church School Hymnal with Tunes #66Page Scan
The Village Hymn book #d165
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