Now living waters flow

Now living waters flow

Author: James Montgomery
Published in 25 hymnals

Author: James Montgomery

Montgomery, James, son of John Montgomery, a Moravian minister, was born at Irvine, Ayrshire, Nov. 4, 1771. In 1776 he removed with his parents to the Moravian Settlement at Gracehill, near Ballymena, county of Antrim. Two years after he was sent to the Fulneck Seminary, Yorkshire. He left Fulneck in 1787, and entered a retail shop at Mirfield, near Wakefield. Soon tiring of that he entered upon a similar situation at Wath, near Rotherham, only to find it quite as unsuitable to his taste as the former. A journey to London, with the hope of finding a publisher for his youthful poems ended in failure; and in 1792 he was glad to leave Wath for Shefield to join Mr. Gales, an auctioneer, bookseller, and printer of the Sheffield Register newspap… Go to person page >

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First Line: Now living waters flow
Author: James Montgomery

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

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Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #H455

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Seamen's Hymns #561

Seamen's Hymns and Devotional Assistant #d428

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #539

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The Reformed Church Hymnal: with tunes #251

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