My God, my heart with love inflame

My God, my heart with love inflame

Author: John Pierpont
Published in 24 hymnals

Author: John Pierpont

Pierpont, John, son of James Pierpont, of Litchfield, Connecticut, was born at Litchfield, April 6, 1785, and educated at Yale College, where he graduated in 1804. After fulfilling engagements as a Tutor in New Haven, and in Charlestown, South Carolina, he was admitted to the Bar in 1812. Shortly after he retired and went into business, only to leave it also, and to pass on to Harvard College as a student in theology. In 1819 he succeeded Dr. Holley as the pastor of the Unitarian congregation in Hollis Street, Boston. At length his zeal against intemperance and slavery caused him to resign his charge in 1840 (see Lothrop's Proceedings of an Eccl. Council in the case of the Hollis Street Meeting and the Rev. J. Pierpont). At this date he pub… Go to person page >

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First Line: My God, my heart with love inflame
Author: John Pierpont

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A Collection of Hymns & Spiritual Songs, for Public and Family Worship #d84

A General Selection of the Newest and Most Admired Hymns and Spiritual Songs Now in Use #d75

A New and Beautiful Collection of Select Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d211

A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs from the Best Authors #d127

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A Selection of Hymns, from the Best Authors #162

Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d280

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New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #151

Pilgrim Songster #d67

Pilgrim's Songster #d53

Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, 4th ed. #d125

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (14th stereotype ed.) #S141

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (7th ed.) #S449

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Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: original and selected (5th ed.) #S141

The Christian Hymnal #d435

The Christian Hymnist #d352

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