Now living waters flow

Now living waters flow

Author: James Montgomery
Published in 25 hymnals

Author: James Montgomery

James Montgomery (b. Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland, 1771; d. Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, 1854), the son of Moravian parents who died on a West Indies mission field while he was in boarding school, Montgomery inherited a strong religious bent, a passion for missions, and an independent mind. He was editor of the Sheffield Iris (1796-1827), a newspaper that sometimes espoused radical causes. Montgomery was imprisoned briefly when he printed a song that celebrated the fall of the Bastille and again when he described a riot in Sheffield that reflected unfavorably on a military commander. He also protested against slavery, the lot of boy chimney sweeps, and lotteries. Associated with Christians of various persuasions, Montgomery supported missio… Go to person page >

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First Line: Now living waters flow
Author: James Montgomery
Copyright: Public Domain

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A New Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #973

Chapel Hymns #d386

Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d635

Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d737

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Church Psalmist #561

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Church Psalmist #561

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Church Psalmist #561

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Church Psalmody #H541

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Church Psalmody #541

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Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #241b

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Manual of Christian Psalmody #541

Melodies of the Church #d705

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Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #H455

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Psalms and Hymns #596

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Seamen's Hymns #561

Seamen's Hymns and Devotional Assistant #d428

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Social Psalmist #561

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #539

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The Congregational Hymn Book #827

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The Primitive Baptist Hymnal #117

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The Reformed Church Hymnal #251

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The Virginia Selection of Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #418

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