Lord, what is man, that he should prove

Lord, what is man, that he should prove

Author: Elizabeth Singer Rowe
Tune: BLENDON (Giardini)
Published in 16 hymnals

Author: Elizabeth Singer Rowe

Howe, Elizabeth, née Singer, daughter of Walter Singer, an Independent Minister, was born near Frome, Somersetshire, in 1674; married in 1710 to Thomas Rowe, the poet; and died in Feb., 1737. Her works include Friendship in Death; Letters Moral and Entertaining, and Devoute exercises of the Heart (which was revised and published by Dr. Watts). Her Miscellaneous Works in Prose and Verse, which included some of her husband's poems, together with her Hymns and Versions of Psalms, was published posthumously in 1739. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lord, what is man, that he should prove
Author: Elizabeth Singer Rowe

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A Pastor's Selection of Hymns and Tunes: for Worship in the Church and Family #70Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns, adapted to the devotions of the closet, the family, and the social circle; and containing subjects appropriate to the monthly concerns of prayer for the success... #387Page Scan
Book of Hymns and Tunes, comprising the psalms and hymns for the worship of God, approved by the general assembly of 1866, arranged with appropriate tunes... by authority of the assembly of 1873 #68aPage Scan
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d564
Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d434
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #536Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #536Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #52Page Scan
Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #52Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship, and Approved by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America #H280Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d497
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship in the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. #d506
Psalms and Hymns for the Worship of God #d481
Psalms and Hymns, Adapted to Public Worship: and approved by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America: the latter being arranged according to subjects... #12Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns: adapted to social, private and public worship in the Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch #34Page Scan
Social Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: adapted to private and public worship, selected from various authors #8Page Scan



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