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
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances (1 - 16 of 16)
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A Pastor's Selection of Hymns and Tunes #70

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

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #536

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #536

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #52

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Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #52

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

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Psalms and Hymns, Adapted to Public Worship #12

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Psalms and Hymns #34

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Social Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #8

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