O city of the Lord, begin

O city of the Lord, begin

Author: John Logan
Tune: LATTER DAY
Published in 32 hymnals

Author: John Logan

Logan, John, son of a farmer, born at Fala, Midlothian, 1748, and educated at Edinburgh University, in due course entering the ministry of the Church of Scotland and becoming the minister of South Leith in 1770. During the time he held this charge he delivered a course of lectures on philosophy and history with much success. While he was thus engaged, the chair of Universal History in the University became vacant; but as a candidate he was unsuccessful. A tragedy, entitled Runnamede, followed. He offered it to the manager of Covent Garden Theatre, but it was interdicted by the Lord Chamberlain "upon suspicion of having a seditious tendency." It was subsequently acted in Edinburgh. In 1775 he formed one of the Committee by whom the Translati… Go to person page >

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First Line: O city of the Lord, begin
Author: John Logan

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: with the music of Mason's Sacred Harp and Missouri Harmony adapted #636Page Scan
Christian Life Songs: for Sunday school, praise and prayer meeting, congregational singing, Christian Endeavor meetings, special meetings, choir & home #188Page Scan
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d649
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #569Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #569Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #569Page Scan
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #1243
Hymns and Songs for Social and Sabbath Worship #530Page Scan
Hymns and Songs for Social and Sabbath Worship. (Rev. ed.) #530Page Scan
Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #1106Page Scan
Mission Songs: for the Use of Missionary Assemblies. 6th ed. #d84
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #965Page Scan
Revival Hymns #330Page Scan
Sabbath School and Social Hymns of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the U.S.A. #d175
Seamen's Hymns #569Page Scan
Seamen's Hymns and Devotional Assistant #d433
Social Psalmist: or hymns, selected for the private use and social meetings of evangelical Christians #569Page Scan
Songs for Social and Public Worship #350Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles in seasons of revival, to missionary meetings, to the monthly concert, and to other occasions... (3rd ed.) #205Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles in seasons of rivival, to missionary meetings, to the monthly concert, and to other occasions of special interest #205Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles, to missinary meetings, to monthly concert, and to other occasions of special interest.(Rev. and Enl. Ed.) #205Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #965Page Scan
The Book of Worship #d351
The Christian Psalmist; or, Watts' Psalms and Hymns: with copious selections from other sources; the whole carefully revised and arranged, with directions for musical expression #516Page Scan
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #813Page Scan
The Friends' Hymnal. Rev. ed. #d9
The Gospel Psalmist #753Page Scan
The Manual of Praise for Sabbath and Social Worship #480Page Scan
The New Congregational Hymn and Tune Book, for Public, Social and Private Worship #344Page Scan
The Psalmodist: a Choice Collection of Psalm and Hymn Tunes #d152
The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #65Page Scan
The Vestry Hymn Book #d318



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