Mournfully, tenderly, bear on the dead

Mournfully, tenderly, bear on the dead

Author: Henry Stevenson Washburn
Tune: THE BURIAL OF MRS. JUDSON
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Henry Stevenson Washburn

Washburn, Henry S., was born at Providence, Rhode Island, June 10, 1813; spent his boyhood at Kingston, Massachusetts, and was educated at Worcester and Brown University. Subsequently he was a manufacturer at Worcester and Boston. Since 1875 he has been the President of the Union Mutual Life Insurance Co. Mr. Washburn has held some prominent posts, and has been active in public matters. He has written various hymns and songs, the best known of which is:— Let every heart rejoice and sing . National Hymn. This "was written for a celebration in Faneuil Hall, Boston, July 4, 1842, and sung by the Sunday School Children of the city." It was set to music by Garcia, and often subsequently used at home and abroad. The author altered it for The… Go to person page >

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First Line: Mournfully, tenderly, bear on the dead
Author: Henry Stevenson Washburn

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Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d696

The Golden Harp: or, Camp-Meeting Hymns, Old and New, Set to Music #d78

The New Christian Harp. 10th ed. #d150

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