O carry thy burdens no longer

O carry thy burdens no longer

Author: Robert M. Offord
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Robert M. Offord

Offord, Robert M., son of an English "open-communion" Baptist, was born at St. Austell, Cornwall, Sept. 17, 1846. In 1870 he removed to America, where he was associated for some time with the Methodists, but subsequently joined the Reformed Dutch Church in 1878. He is editor of the New York Observer. To that paper he contributed:— 1. Jesus, heed me, lost and dying. Lent. 2. It is no untried way. Christ's Burden. No. 1 appeared on Jan. 25th, and No. 2 on Feb. 1st, 1883. They were revised for Laudes Domini, N. Y., 1884 (Duffield's English Hymns, N. Y., 1886). --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)  Go to person page >

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First Line: O carry thy burdens no longer
Author: Robert M. Offord
Refrain First Line: Then list to the voice of the Savior

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Hymns New and Old, No. 2 #143

Songs of Saving Power #d146

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