My God, what monuments I see

My God, what monuments I see

Author: Henry Francis Lyte
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Henry Francis Lyte

Lyte, Henry Francis, M.A., son of Captain Thomas Lyte, was born at Ednam, near Kelso, June 1, 1793, and educated at Portora (the Royal School of Enniskillen), and at Trinity College, Dublin, of which he was a Scholar, and where he graduated in 1814. During his University course he distinguished himself by gaining the English prize poem on three occasions. At one time he had intended studying Medicine; but this he abandoned for Theology, and took Holy Orders in 1815, his first curacy being in the neighbourhood of Wexford. In 1817, he removed to Marazion, in Cornwall. There, in 1818, he underwent a great spiritual change, which shaped and influenced the whole of his after life, the immediate cause being the illness and death of a brother cler… Go to person page >

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Author: Henry Francis Lyte

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Devotional hymns: selected for public and social worship #32Page Scan
Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #120Page Scan
National Hymn and Tune Book: for congregations, schools and the home #305Page Scan
The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs": for public, social and family worship and private devotions at the Sanitarium, Clifton Springs, N. Y. #749Page Scan
The Gospel Praise Book #d285
The Sacrifice of Praise. psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs designed for public worship and private devotion, with notes on the origin of hymns. #68Page Scan
The Service of Song for Baptist Churches #d559
The Service of Song for Baptist Churches #d358



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