Lord, we come to seek thy blessing, objects

Lord, we come to seek thy blessing, objects

Author: Lewis G. Pray
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Lewis G. Pray

Pray, Lewis Glover, was born at Quincy, Massachusetts, Aug. 15, 1793. Removing to Boston in 1808, he entered into business there in 1815, and retired therefrom in 1838. He was for some time a member of the City Government of Boston, of the Board of Education, and of the State Legislature. From an early date lie was associated with Sunday schools, and was for 34 years superintendent of the Sunday School of the Twelfth Congregational Society, Boston. In 1833 he published a Sunday School Hymn Book, the first with music ever compiled for American Unitarian Sunday schools. This was enlarged in 1844 as the Sunday School Hymn and Service Book. He also published a History of Sunday Schools, 1847; a Christian Catechism, 1849; and other works. His… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lord, we come to seek thy blessing, objects
Author: Lewis G. Pray



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #691Page Scan
Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d265
School and College Hymnal #d82
School and College Hymnal: a collection of hymns and of selections for responsive readings #42Page Scan
Sparkling Diamonds #d71
The Boston Sunday School Hymn Book: with devotional exercises. (Rev. ed.) #174Page Scan
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