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Now may the Lord of earth and skies

Now may the Lord of earth and skies

Author: George Burder
Published in 17 hymnals

Author: George Burder

Burder, George, born in London, June 5, 1752, and trained as an engraver. At the age of 24 he commenced preaching with the Calvinist Methodists, but subsequently joined the Congregationalists,and was pastor sucessively at Lancaster, Coventry, and Fetter Lane, London. He was one of the active founders of the Religious Tract, the London Missionary, and the British and Foreign Bible Societies, and some time editor of the Evangelical Magazine. He died May 29, 1832. His works include Village Sermons, 1704; Sea Sermons, 1821; Cottage Sermons, 1826, and others. He is known to hymnology by his Collection of Hymns from various Authors, intended as a Supplement to Dr. Watts, &c, 1784. (Preface dated Nov. 20, 1784.) It had attained to the 25th edition… Go to person page >

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First Line: Now may the Lord of earth and skies
Author: George Burder

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Instances (1 - 17 of 17)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Choice Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the use of Christians #481Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns #d196
A Selection of Hymns: designed as a supplement to the "psalms and hymns" of the Presbyterian church #369Page Scan
Christian Psalmody, in Four Parts; containing Dr. Watt's Psalms Abridged; Dr. Watt's Hymns Abridged; Select Hymns from Other Authors; and Select Harmony: together with directions... (2nd. ed.) #SH209Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Melody #762Page Scan
Hymns for Family Worship with Prayers for Every Day in the Week, Selected from Various Authors #128Page Scan
Hymns for Family Worship, with Prayers for Every Day in the Week (2nd ed.) #129Page Scan
New Union Hymns #35Page Scan
Parish Hymns: a collection of hymns for public, social, and private worship; selected and original #511Page Scan
Parish Psalmody #d557
Parish Psalmody #d570
Select Hymns: the third part of Christian Psalmody; with directions for musical expression (Stereotype ed.) #209Page Scan
Selection of Hymns, for Public Worship designed to be used with Watts' #71Page Scan
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #987Page Scan
The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies: compiled from approved authors, with variations and additions (9th ed.) #104Page Scan
The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies: compiled from approved authors, with variations and additions. Second Ed. #104Page Scan
The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D.: to which are added select hymns, from other authors; and directions for musical expression (New ed.) #D209Page Scan
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